[linux-dvb] possible afatech af9005 bug
P. van Gaans
w3ird_n3rd at gmx.net
Tue Apr 24 22:49:41 CEST 2007
For my feeling speed isn't the problem, but where do I increase the
timeout? I understand it's in the settings with 0.8.4 but my version is
older (and I don't want to upgrade before my backup machine is back up.
I'm waiting for a new PSU for it). Maybe I'll just wait a while, upgrade
then so I get the new Kaffeine. If someone knows if I can also set it
somewhere in a configuration file I'll try that first, otherwise I'll
However I do note scanning takes very long for my feeling, so maybe..
Luca Olivetti wrote:
> En/na P. van Gaans ha escrit:
>> So the bug is: you can't scan for channels with the stick. Well,
>> hardly ever. On some specific frequency I do get results with the
>> Afatech while scanning, but that's just one frequency filled with
>> mostly (worthless) encrypted channels. With the MSI this is no
>> problem, and if I use the channellist from the MSI on the Afatech it
>> also works as expected. Only scanning with the Afatech itself somehow
>> won't work properly.
>> My Kaffeine version btw is 0.7.1 (will upgrade soon, Ubuntu 6.06), but
>> I feel it shouldn't really matter that much, but to be complete.
> Maybe (just maybe) the afatech is slower/too slow to lock on a channel
> so kaffeine will time-out? Did you try with plain old "scan" and/or
> raising the timeut (if possible)?
> I don't remember how I got my channel list, but I think I primed it with
> scan then vdr did the rest.
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