[mythtv-users] Freeview Changes??

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Sat Nov 7 14:35:08 UTC 2009


2009/11/7 Mike Perkins <mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk>:

> Curiously, once I'd isolated the transports which my local transmitter
> actually uses, got rid of the others I can pick up but don't want, and
> *rescanned each transport individually*, all my Freeview channels came out
> with the right channel numbers already assigned. YMMV.
>
> (I found it was then necessary to run the following SQL:
>
> update channel set freqid = channum;
>
> because the freqid - which is used to change channels - was not set to
> something useful. In all cases, channum had been generated as chanid +
> 1000.)

For DVB, freqid is not used at all for tuning. It is used for analog
tuning and to provide the digits to send to an external channel change
script.

Nick

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