[linux-dvb] Tuning Issue - Southern UK

William Smith william.smith at ebaana.net
Sat Jan 21 19:36:18 CET 2006

On Saturday 21 January 2006 02:29, Andrew Cowper wrote:
> Hi -
> Can anyone explain why I can tune my Freecom DVB USB stick using the
> Crystal Palace settings, which is about 25 miles from my house, but
> not the Hemel Hempstead settings, which is about 5 miles?
> I wouldn't mind but the reception is terrible. My Freeview box from
> Tesco has great reception, so I'm not sure what the problem is...
> Crystal Palace:
> T 505833333 8MHz 3/4 NONE QAM16 2k 1/32 NONE
> Hemel Hempstead:
> T 816000000 8MHz 3/4 NONE QAM16 2K 1/32 NONE
> Any hints on diagnosis would be great...

I would try changing the orientation of the antenna for starters. I am having 
similar problems here right now.


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