[linux-dvb] How might a SATA drive interfere with DVB-S

Robert Schlabbach robert_s at gmx.net
Mon Feb 20 18:10:06 CET 2006

From: "Reinhard Nissl" <rnissl at gmx.de>
> And now, VDR reports a lot of TS discontinuities and it's c*Repackers
> complain about bad packets. Before exchanging the drive, I've only had
> such errors immediately after switching to a new transponder.
> So it looks like the drive interferes in any way with DVB-S reception
> (NOVA-S). Is there anything I could check to solve this issue?

What chipset do you have on your motherboard? If this is an AMD64 machine,
do you have Cool&Quiet enabled? If you do, try disabling Cool&Quiet and see
if that helps.

Robert Schlabbach
e-mail: robert_s at gmx.net
Berlin, Germany

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