[linux-dvb] ERROR start_filter:1323

Johannes Stezenbach js at linuxtv.org
Tue Jun 27 11:49:21 CEST 2006

On Mon, Jun 26, 2006 at 05:15:31PM +0200, Christian Scharff wrote:
> Hi,
> When running DVBSCAN on my Technotrend 1.6 DVBs FF card I get following
> error message from time to time:
> start_filter:1323: ERROR: ioctl DMX_SET_FILTER failed: 16 Device or
> resource busy
> I am using already option -5. 
> As a result of the error the channel list that I am creating with
> DVBSCAN seems to be missing a couple of channels.
> Any thoughts about the root cause of this error? Any possibility to fix
> it?

You could try to lower MAX_RUNNING in scan.c. However, the
"busy filter" error should be handled gracefully and should
not cause scan to miss channels.


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