[mythtv] EIT broken in SVN ?
johan.vanderkolk at dommel.be
Mon Feb 25 21:07:49 UTC 2008
On Mon, 2008-02-25 at 23:37 +0400, Dave wrote:
> Daniel said:
> > You have it backward:
> > active scanning happens when the tuner is not recording
> > passive scanning happens when the tuner is recording
> > The breakage of passive scanning is a known bug that Stuart A is
> > looking at; this is the one you tested with epgsnoop. Active scanning
> > is working for everyone else, so if that is broken for you then there
> > is either a configuration error on your part or an unknown bug which
> > needs to be fixed.
> Thanks for the clarification. Seems to be counter intuitive since one
> would expect when the tuner is not recording it is 'passive'. Oh well.
> Anyhow, then it surely appears to be a bug since it is not working for
> me when the tuner is idle or not. I posted the '-v eit' when the tuner
> is off (backend is idle) and no EPG is collected, however running
> epgsnoop at the same time *does* collect data. This also is the same
> behavior when the tuner is on - i.e. no EPG data collected, no o/p from
> the backend either. Seems like the thread is not running properly to do
> the EPG gathering.
had the same problem, but found that I had EIT scan switched off in the
video source setup :)
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