[mythtv-users] one master FE doesn't work with live tv, the other does

Kris B. krisbee at krisbee.com
Tue Sep 6 12:38:19 UTC 2011

On Sep 5 ’11, "Michael T. Dean" <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 09/05/2011 02:44 PM, Kris B. wrote:
> > On Sep 5 ’11, "Brian J. Murrell" wrote:
> >> I have two FEs and a BE on master 7768ebc.  One of them works with live
> >> tv (to the extent of my previous message) but the other doesn't.  The
> >> one that doesn't work reports in it's log:
> > On my setup, I ran a channel scan on both tuner cards, and then I
> > pointed them to the same listing service... no problems here... did you
> > do that?  If not, give it a try!
> FWIW, channel scans are not related to tuner devices.  They should be 
> done once for each video source.  Therefore, if you have a single video 
> source, but have 4 tuners, you should run only one channel scan using 
> any of the 4 connected tuners.
> Mike
> _______________________________________________

Thanks Mike for clearing that up.  That contridicts something that was
told me in an older post about cards and ordering from a different user,
I believe, but what you are saying makes more sense.

  Kris B.
  krisbee at krisbee.com

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