[mythtv-users] Channel tuning broken in 0.24

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu May 31 23:52:14 UTC 2012

On 05/31/2012 07:41 PM, Michael Watson wrote:
> When C31 first went digital, I was unable to successfully scan using 
> mythtv, in order to get it to scan, I had to use w_scan to create an 
> 'initial tuning-data' file, then use scan (from dvb-utils) to create a 
> channels.conf file, then import the channels.conf file into MythTV.  
> Once this process was complete, it all worked fine.   But at some 
> point there was an issue with channels.conf import into MythTV I 
> believe, not sure if it has been fixed or not in 0.24.
> Another option, if you have another card, is to use the non Leadtek 
> card to do the channel scan, and connect the Leadtek to the same video 
> source.

I think the "Full Scan (Tuned)" option should also work, if you specify 
a good starting frequency.  You may have to do it multiple times if your 
channels don't lead it to the other channels.


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