[linux-dvb] Fusion HDTV 7 Dual Express

Joseph Shraibman linuxtv.org at jks.tupari.net
Thu Jan 22 22:37:23 CET 2009



On Thu, 22 Jan 2009, Devin Heitmueller wrote:

> On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 3:45 PM, Joseph Shraibman
> <linuxtv.org at jks.tupari.net> wrote:
>>
>>
>> On Thu, 22 Jan 2009, Devin Heitmueller wrote:
>>
>>> Are you sure you have zero signal strength, or just really low signal
>>> strength?  I am pretty sure on the s5h1411, the signal strength field
>>> is populated with the the SNR, which could be construed as very low
>>> signal strength if you were expecting a percentage scaled from 0 to
>>> 65535.
>>>
>>> Have you run femon to confirm that the strength field really is zero?
>>>
>>
>> FE: Oren OR51132 VSB/QAM Frontend (ATSC)
>> status       | signal 3506 | snr 073f | ber 00000000 | unc 00000000 |
>> status       | signal 3506 | snr 073f | ber 00000000 | unc 00000000 |
>> status       | signal 3506 | snr 073f | ber 00000000 | unc 00000000 |
>> status       | signal 3506 | snr 073f | ber 00000000 | unc 00000000 |
>> status       | signal 3506 | snr 073f | ber 00000000 | unc 00000000 |
>> status       | signal 3506 | snr 073f | ber 00000000 | unc 00000000 |
>
> On some demods, the strength and SNR indicators are only valid if you
> have a lock.

But why don't I get a lock?  I was getting signals with my pcHDTV3000 so I 
know it isn't an antenna problem.



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