[mythtv-users] Problems tuning a couple stations with mythtv (works fine with vlc)

Greg Grotsky spikeygg.mythbox at gmail.com
Sat Sep 22 13:33:18 UTC 2012

On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 6:43 PM, Greg Grotsky <spikeygg.mythbox at gmail.com>wrote:

> So I recently noticed that I was missing recordings on a specific channel.
> I have two HD Homerun tuners both have two tuners built in. One is the
> older HDHR-US unit and I recently purchase an HDHR3-US unit. I have found
> that I can tune 2.1 with the older version but not 2.2 while the newer
> version has problems tuning either station but this problem only exists in
> mythtv.
> SCANNING: 189000000 (us-bcast:9)
> LOCK: 8vsb (ss=97 snq=85 seq=100)
> TSID: 0x039D
> I used the method documented in the Silicondust forum (
> http://www.silicondust.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1924) to stream those
> channels from the tuners to vlc and it worked fine.
> I am running git master, last updated August 4th.
> What should/can I do to debug this further?

Nevermind this post, I figured it out. Took me a few days but it turns out
the freqency changed or something. So rescanning the channels list and
refreshing them did the trick. My channels.conf file was newer than my
internal mythtv channels list.
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