[linux-dvb] Problem retrieving frontend information: Operation notsupported

Dave Schile daveschile at hotmail.com
Fri Aug 18 17:23:28 CEST 2006

>Hardware: Twinhan 1025
>root at voodle-dev:~# gnutv -channels .szap/channels.conf -out stdout -timeout 
>20 -secid UNIVERSAL CNN > cnn2.ts
>Using frontend "DST DVB-S", type DVB-S
>Problem retrieving frontend information: Operation not supported
>status SCVYL | signal 3e00 | snr 1f00 | ber 00000000 | unc 00000000 | 
>root at voodle-dev:~#
>Is it a problem somewhere or  I just can ignore the subj?
>Best regards, Nick Fedchik

Those lines threw me too.  I have the same card.  As long as you get the 
FE_HAS_LOCK you should be fine.  I find that the cvs versions of dvbstream  
and dvbtune work best with this card.

Good Luck,

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