[mythtv-users] DVB-T Hell in Sydney

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Mon Jun 20 08:08:49 UTC 2016

On 20/06/16 03:43, Phill Edwards wrote:
> On 20 Jun 2016 10:11 AM, "Doug Scoular (dscoular)" <dscoular at cisco.com>
> wrote:
>>> Helped me a lot when I moved to Sydney a couple of years ago to work out
>>> the best tuning strategy.
>>> https://myswitch.digitalready.gov.au/
>> This site is a great help but I'm still not sure how to identify
>> exactly which transmitter I'm using, Other than from the general
>> direction of the antenna. From that, the nearest transmitter
>> is Bouddi but the frequencies don't match most of those which
>> MythTV has successfully tuned to. They do match with the
>> Newcastle transmitter but I had thought the distance would be
>> too great (87.3km vs 18.6km).
> Sorry if this is no help. I haven't been following this thread but offer
> this link in case it helps.
> https://ozdigitaltv.com/transmitters/NSW
The built-in mythtv scan doesn't do it, but in the UK, if you use one of the stand-alone dvb 
scanners - I forget which one - it will tell you which transmitter each multiplex comes from.

I wouldn't know if that information is available in Oz.


Mike Perkins

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