[linux-dvb] Can't scan transponders with Terratec Cinergy HT PCI board

Charles landemaine at gmail.com
Mon May 4 22:13:10 CEST 2009


On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 2:26 AM, hermann pitton <hermann-pitton at arcor.de> wrote:
> Hi Charles,
>
> Am Donnerstag, den 30.04.2009, 13:54 +0200 schrieb Charles:
>> Hello,
>>
>>
>> I installed my Terratec Cinergy HT PCI DVB-T board on Ubuntu 9.04
>
> I guess HT PCI can mean a lot, like My Cinema, WinFast and the like ...
>
>> using your tutorial
>> (http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/How_to_Obtain%2C_Build_and_Install_V4L-DVB_Device_Drivers)
>> and when trying to scan transponders, no result was found:
>>
>> $ ls -l /dev/dvb/adapter0
>> total 0
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root video 212, 1 2009-04-30 12:19 demux0
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root video 212, 2 2009-04-30 12:19 dvr0
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root video 212, 0 2009-04-30 12:19 frontend0
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root video 212, 3 2009-04-30 12:19 net0
>>
>> $ scan /usr/share/dvb/dvb-t/fr-Nantes
>> scanning /usr/share/dvb/dvb-t/fr-Nantes
>> using '/dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0' and '/dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0'
>> initial transponder 498000000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
>> initial transponder 506000000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
>> initial transponder 522000000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
>> initial transponder 530000000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
>> initial transponder 658000000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
>> initial transponder 802000000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
>
> Can't tell offhand if the zl10353 eventually has this problem too, which
> is well known on the tda10046.
>
> Please try to add plus 167 kHz to your initial scan file for Nantes,
> like you can see it here for one of the Lyon transmitters.
>
> # T freq bw fec_hi fec_lo mod transmission-mode guard-interval
> hierarchy
> # R1 : Canal 56
> T 754167000 8MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/32 NONE
> # R2 : Canal 36
> T 594167000 8MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/32 NONE
> # R3 : Canal 21
> T 474167000 8MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/32 NONE
> # R4 : Canal 54
> T 738167000 8MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/32 NONE
> # R5 : Canal 27
> T 522167000 8MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/32 NONE
> # R6 : Canal 24
> T 498167000 8MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/32 NONE
>
> At least we can exclude this then.
>
> Cheers,
> Hermann
>
>> >>> tune to: 498000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 498000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 506000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 506000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 522000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 522000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 530000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 530000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 658000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 658000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 802000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> >>> tune to: 802000000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
>> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>> ERROR: initial tuning failed
>> dumping lists (0 services)
>> Done.
>>
>> $ dvbscan /usr/share/dvb/dvb-t/fr-Nantes
>> Unable to query frontend status
>>
>> $ w_scan -ft -X
>> w_scan version 20081106
>> Info: using DVB adapter auto detection.
>>    Found DVB-T frontend. Using adapter /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0
>> -_-_-_-_ Getting frontend capabilities-_-_-_-_
>> frontend Zarlink ZL10353 DVB-T supports
>> INVERSION_AUTO
>> QAM_AUTO
>> TRANSMISSION_MODE_AUTO
>> GUARD_INTERVAL_AUTO
>> HIERARCHY_AUTO
>> FEC_AUTO
>> -_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_
>> 177500:
>> 184500:
>> 191500:
>> 198500:
>> 205500:
>> 212500:
>> 219500:
>> 226500:
>> 474000:
>> 482000:
>> 490000:
>> 498000:
>> 506000:
>> 514000:
>> 522000:
>> 530000:
>> 538000:
>> 546000:
>> 554000:
>> 562000:
>> 570000:
>> 578000:
>> 586000:
>> 594000:
>> 602000:
>> 610000:
>> 618000:
>> 626000:
>> 634000:
>> 642000:
>> 650000:
>> 658000:
>> 666000:
>> 674000:
>> 682000:
>> 690000:
>> 698000:
>> 706000:
>> 714000:
>> 722000:
>> 730000:
>> 738000:
>> 746000:
>> 754000:
>> 762000:
>> 770000:
>> 778000:
>> 786000:
>> 794000:
>> 802000:
>> 810000:
>> 818000:
>> 826000:
>> 834000:
>> 842000:
>> 850000:
>> 858000:
>> ERROR: Sorry - i couldn't get any working frequency/transponder
>>  Nothing to scan!!
>> dumping lists (0 services)
>> Done.
>> $
>>
>>
>>
>> Any idea?
>> Thanks in advance,
>>
>> Charles.
>>
>
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Hi Hermann,

Thank you. I added 167Khz to the scan file but it didn't solve my problem:


$ scan /usr/share/dvb/dvb-t/fr-Nantes
scanning /usr/share/dvb/dvb-t/fr-Nantes
using '/dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0' and '/dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0'
initial transponder 498167000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
initial transponder 506167000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
initial transponder 522167000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
initial transponder 530167000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
initial transponder 658167000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
initial transponder 802167000 0 2 9 3 1 0 0
>>> tune to: 498167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 498167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 506167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 506167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 522167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 522167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 530167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 530167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 658167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 658167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 802167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>>> tune to: 802167000:INVERSION_AUTO:BANDWIDTH_8_MHZ:FEC_2_3:FEC_AUTO:QAM_64:TRANSMISSION_MODE_8K:GUARD_INTERVAL_1_32:HIERARCHY_NONE (tuning failed)
WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
ERROR: initial tuning failed
dumping lists (0 services)
Done.
$


Any other idea?
Thanks,

Charles.



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