[linux-dvb] tuning failed using skystar 2 rev 2.6D

Gavin Hamill gdh at acentral.co.uk
Tue Dec 13 10:29:51 CET 2005


On Tue, 2005-12-13 at 16:14 +0700, Johan firdianto wrote:
> Hi Rainer,
> 
> I have installed newest kernel, and now my linux could detect the dvb card.
> But when i tried to tune to dvb freq/dvb mpe, i just get FE_HAS Carrier
> but never get LOCK.
> Thereis something wrong with me ?
> I use dvbtune version 0.5.

dvbtune is broken with many cards in newer kernels - I went round in
circles for days before I realised this.

Create a .szap/channels.conf and use 'szap channelname' - it's clumsy
but it works reliably.

Cheers,
Gavin.





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