[mythtv] I can't get Live TV with DVB-T...
denis at denisgrilli.it
Sun Nov 23 03:16:03 EST 2003
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Alle 23:53, sabato 22 novembre 2003, Kenneth Aafl°y ha scritto:
> If the backend (for whatever reason; loss of signal, wrong pids, ...)
> does not receive data from the capture card, the frontend will appear to
> lock up trying to receive a datastream (wait forever).
> Make sure that you actually have a lock on a frequency first (use
> 'mythbackend -v channel' to get more info). If there is still nothing
> coming out of the card, one of the other channel parameters are most
> probably wrong (usually the pids). You can test the signal parameters
> (everything except pids) with the signal monitor you get if you patch
> your cvs checkout with the patch located here (look on under card
> configuration/advanced): http://home.no/mythtv-dvb
I not found dvb patch but i think that is all in cvs now....however i have
dvb-s that work regulary.
Problem is that in any case it go wrong....
For example: i watch a channel (it work fine) ,i change it for a channel
without signal ( a temporary failture)(you can simulate it detaching antenna
cable) and frontend "wait forever" without possibility to still change (or
> Also, the backend should print messages if no data at all is received
> from the card.
> If you have problems still, post a more detailed report (include the
> parameters and the location you are trying to tune).
> I would appreciate any feedback on the patch.
It isn't a dvb's problem; really is a mythfrontend (or mythbackend ??) problem
when backend don't send data to frontend...
The relationship between dvb-s and this problem is only beacuse with dvb-s is
very easy to have wrong signal or wrong channel parameter but there is other
I investigate it, but i don't know mythtv sufficiently to correct it.
I hope that expert resolve it, beacuse with satellite use is a very big
I am available to supply all the necessary aid
Thank's for reply
Denis Grilli - denis at denisgrilli.it
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