[linux-dvb] HVR-1800 failing to detect any QAM256 channels

Eric Cronin ecronin at gizmolabs.org
Wed Apr 30 22:54:43 CEST 2008


On Apr 30, 2008, at 2:36 PM, Michael Krufky wrote:

>>
>> Eric,
>>
>> When you use the scan command to scan for QAM channels, you must
>> specify -a2, to signify that you are scanning digital cable.
>>
>> Try that -- does that work?
>
>
> My bad -- I meant, "-A 2"  (capitol A, space, 2)
>
> -Mike
>

Sorry, forgot to include that I'd tried -A {1,2,3} also:

~$ scan -v -A 2  test-chan118
scanning test-chan118
using '/dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0' and '/dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0'
 >>> tune to: 759000000:QAM_256
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
 >>> tune to: 759000000:QAM_256 (tuning failed)
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
 >>> tuning status == 0x00
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
ERROR: initial tuning failed
dumping lists (0 services)
Done.


Thanks,
Eric
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