[linux-dvb] Re: HVR1300 dvb low signal problems
lists at goldtel.com.au
Tue Dec 5 07:06:11 CET 2006
Christopher Friend wrote:
> > I can modprobe cx88-dvb and register the frontends - and they can be
> seen in
> > Mythtv - however when I go to view the cards I get very low signal
> > and Mythtv will not lock on.
> I've just installed the drivers for my 1300 and noticed the same kinda
> thing. I've got a Nova-T too and it's fine, but the HVR-1300 seems to
> have very low signal strength. When tzapping / dvbstreaming stuff I
> ended up with files mostly filled with green artifacts and very bad
> sound, if any. In Kaffeine it was slightly better (mainly because it
> would only let me watch about 5 channels at all, those being the ones
> with the best quality) and I could only get one channel to display
> with little corruption, though the radio channels worked fine. The
> Nova-T on the other hand managed to scan for and play virtually
> everything with very little corruption.
> That said, it was particually windy last night so reception wasn't the
> best, but it was deffinately better with the Nova-T.
Fortunately my Fusion lite is more than enough at the moment as digital
is still an oddity in these parts - however eventually all our local
stations will have to swing across so hopefully it sorts it`s self out
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