[linux-dvb] Nova-T 500 issues - losing one tuner
luis.cidoncha at gmail.com
Sat Apr 12 16:33:59 CEST 2008
> Just wanted to report that since stopped the active EIT scanning in
> mythtv-setup my NOVA-T 500 PCI have been stable for 4 days now with
> 2.6.22-14 without any special module options or anything like that.
> Before i never had both tuners working for more that 24 hours so that
> seems to be the workaround for the moment.
> The card still collects EIT data when watching tv so EPG still works.
Hi. I was suffering the "loser one tuner" problem, and I just want to
add that I use MythTV with active EIT scanning and my system has been
stable for 4 days without a problem.
MythTV has a parameter to delay the tuning of channels in the same
configuration screen where you select active/passive EIT scanning.
More precisely, it's at the right of the Active EIT scanning checkbox.
I have adapter0 with passive EIT scanning, and 0 delay, and adapter1
with Active EIT scanning and 150ms of tuning delay. That solved the
tuner-losing stuff and also I have my EIT fully populated.
Hope this can help you. Luis.
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