[mythtv-users] Strange behaviour on the BBC Olympic streams...can't change channel
anothersname at googlemail.com
Sun Jul 1 21:33:54 UTC 2012
On 29 June 2012 15:50, Mike Perkins <mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk> wrote:
> On 29/06/12 13:23, Another Sillyname wrote:
>> On 29 June 2012 12:41, Mike Perkins <mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk> wrote:
>>> On 29/06/12 09:01, Another Sillyname wrote:
>>>> The BBC Olympic streams are currently in test and transmitting a barker.
>>>> You can find them on chanid 9804 onwards (subject to your setup, the 9
>>>> may be different).
>>>> Anyway what's strange is that once you've tuned into one the number
>>>> keys to change channel seem to be locked out, anyone else seeing
>>>> similar behaviour?
>>>> I can use the red and green button buttons and the back button to exit
>>>> the channel but can't change channel.
>>> Specify! Are you talking about Freeview, Freesat, Interwebs, what? And I
>>> assume that '9804' is the chanid assigned within your setup by scanning.
>>> Doesn't really mean too much.
>> Are you having a bad day?
>> Given I'd said in my original posting the chanid was 9804 (but the 9
>> could be different in your setup) it was a reasonable inference it was
>> Freesat. The 9 of course would be different dependent on the order of
>> your Terrestrial and Satellite devices and the scan order.
>> So to be clear I'm talking about Freesat and the channels are transmitting
>> 11469 H in SD
>> 12129 V in HD
>> 12402 V in HD
>> 12422 H in HD
>> 12441 V in HD
> I assumed initially you might be referring to Freeview, since that's what I
> have, but then wondered...
> Yes, Freeview can have channels numbered in the 800s. You can also get
> channels numbered up there if you can receive from more than one
> The chanid value is assigned by the scanning mechanism and might not bear
> any relationship to the channel number. That's why I asked.
> Mike Perkins
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Has anyone else had a chance to check this out, I've checked on a
friends setup and he has the same problem.
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