[linux-dvb] DVB-S Channel searching problem

Roman Jarosz roman.jarosz at gmail.com
Sat Jan 3 18:15:06 CET 2009


On Sat, 03 Jan 2009 18:01:01 +0100, Brice DUBOST <braice at braice.net> wrote:

> Roman Jarosz a écrit :
>> Hi,
>>
>> I have a problem with DVB-S channel searching, the scan command doesn't  
>> find all channels in Linux on Astra 19.2E.
>> It works in Windows.
>>
>> For instance the scan doesn't find RTL2, but if I add to channels.conf
>> RTL2:12187:h:0:27500:166:128:12020
>> then szap -r works correctly.
>>
>> I have TeVii S460 DVB-S/S2.
>> Linux kernel 2.6.28.
>>
>> Can anybody help me to find out why the scan doesn't work correctly.
>> I've compiled kernel from source so I can apply patches or change its  
>> settings.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Roman
>>
>
>
> Hello
>
> Scan tunes on one frequency, and uses the informations given by the
> provider to find the others
>
> Sometimes (quite often in fact) the providers doesn't give full  
> informations
>
> You can use wscan wich will try to lock on each possible frequency
> (longer method)

I can't make it work

Info: using DVB adapter auto detection.
   Wrong type, ignoring frontend /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0
main:2762: FATAL: ***** NO USEABLE DVB CARD FOUND. *****

and on w_scan homepage is said that it doesn't work with DVB-S.


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>
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