[linux-dvb] Understanding tzap output

matthew streeter mas051 at ic24.net
Thu Jun 1 18:02:42 CEST 2006


I have been able to use the dvb drivers for a almost two years with my older 
Nova-t, (902?) however recently having moved house things have got worse.
Sorry if this question is therefore out of date but I would like the answers.

When I Tzap onto a channel most parts look 'ok' signal is ~cccc, SNR ~e000 ber 
is ~1fff and unc is 000

however the status bits keep changing. I see 1f - Ok, 00, 01, 03, 05, 07, 1d - 
not ok, everytime the status is anything other than 1f the FE_HAS_LOCK goes.

What are the meanings of these other status codes?

What is the probable cause of these readings?



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