[linux-dvb] Technisat HD2 cannot szap/scan

Pavel Hofman pavel.hofman at insite.cz
Mon Dec 8 23:19:55 CET 2008

BOUWSMA Barry napsal(a):
> On Mon, 8 Dec 2008, Pavel Hofman wrote:
>> Results of the scan give very often zero APID, VPID:
>> Sky Cust Ch:11934:v:0:27500:0:0:4505:5
>> Cartoon Network Game 4:12012:v:0:27500:0:2603:8005:5
>> Video Application Val:12012:v:0:27500:2518:2519:8015:5
>> Sky Bingo:12012:v:0:27500:0:0:8032:5
>> Sky Bet, Vegas & Sky Poker:12012:v:0:27500:0:0:8076:5
> These are all programmes -- or rather, data services or MHP/
> OpenTV/whatever BSkyB uses -- at 28E -- nowhere else.
> Your sat dish is clearly misaligned -- you are probably
> receiving your CZ/SK/Kabel Deutschland/NL correctly at
> 23E5, but instead of 19E2, you are receiving 28E, with
> english speaking programmes for the UK -- the majority
> of the 19E2 programmes are german language, with a few
> french, spanish, and a handful of other languages.
> Do you have a normal satellite receiver?  If so, use
> that, as you move your dish slightly in one direction
> (to the direction of the sunset) until you receive your
> CZ stations -- although now they will be received on
> the other LNB input -- and then you should be seeing
> the programmes from 19E2.
> As long as you are receiving FreeSat/BSkyB programmes,
> there is no way that an Astra 19E2 scanfile will help.
> barry bouwsma

Hi Barry,

You are of course right, it took me a while to get it :) Scanning with 
Astra 28E2 revealed all the programs. Thanks a lot for your help.


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