[linux-dvb] CNN on Astra2 - repeated packets
jaypee at hotpop.com
Tue Jan 24 12:53:04 CET 2006
I'm using a hauppauge satellite with the stv0299 frontend.
Every night I see a burst of around 4000 repeated pkts from
CNN's video pid (2313).
I've instrumented dvbstream to output to syslog when I see a continuity
error. and get an output like this
dvbstream: Bad cont (multiplex 1, card 0) expected 7 got 0, on pid
dvbstream: Bad cont (multiplex 1, card 0) expected 1 got 0, on
last message repeated 8913 times
dvbstream: Bad cont (multiplex 1, card 0) expected 1 got 12, on
The 8913 repeated packets have 0 as a continuity counter and all the 184
data bytes are 0 too.
This happens a few times a day. They occur at the same time on two boxes
at opposite ends of the UK.
Is this really in the stream from the satellite?
Has anyone else seen this before? I couldn't see anything like it in the
If it is from the sat what purpose does it serve?
This really has me scratching my head. It doesn't happen on any other
CNN is @ 12051000 on Astra 2.
Any idears? Many thanks,
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