[linux-dvb] Verifying that everything works with szap

manu eallaud at yahoo.fr
Wed Feb 21 12:32:11 CET 2007

Le 20.02.2007 23:20:07, Mike Barnard a écrit :
>    Hi, folks! I'm in the midst of trying to get my first Linux DVB-S  
> setup working and I'm having a rather frustrating problem. I'm  
> running Ubuntu Dapper, I think I have the necessary kernel modules  
> loaded. My satellite dish is aimed correctly and the LNB works, as  
> evidenced by the fact that my standalone receiver has no problem  
> getting a good signal. Because I'm in North America, I wasn't able to  
> use any stock DVB-S channels.conf files (at least not that are part  
> of the Ubuntu dvb-utils package) so I hacked together a one-liner  
> that looks like this:
> ABC News Now:11953:v:1:19540:508:456

Why dont you use scan/dvbscan or Kaffeine? It just needs the  
transponders frequencies/polarisations (you can find this on  
lyngsat.com) and it will build the channels.conf for you.


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