[mythtv-users] Failed Recordings

Peter Bennett cats22 at comcast.net
Sun Oct 15 23:58:57 UTC 2017

On 10/15/2017 06:48 PM, Stephen Worthington wrote:
> On Sun, 15 Oct 2017 09:12:17 -0500, you wrote:
>> On Sat, Oct 14, 2017 at 7:10 PM, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com>
>> wrote:
>>> On 10/14/2017 07:02 AM, Craig Huff wrote:
>>>> This makes me think that the tuning operation failed in some fashion when
>>>> Myth attempted it
>>> Try upping the signal and tuning timeouts in mythtv-setup for the
>>> card(s).  When I say, "upping", I mean a long way (to max, even) to see if
>>> it improves, then if so, you can play around with lowering it every once in
>>> a while (week or 2) until you find when you lose stability.
>>> Mike
>> Ummm... Where do I find those settings?  (FWIW, I'm still on V0.27.)
> mythtv-setup > Capture cards.  They are settable per card.

That setting is only available from 0.28 onwards for CETON devices. On  
0.27 the only way to set it is through the database.

I did have to increase it for my CETON device to allow all channels to 
tune successfully.


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