[linux-dvb] How to use scan-s2?
artem at makhutov.org
Sun Jan 25 15:25:45 CET 2009
Jens Krehbiel-Gräther schrieb:
> Artem Makhutov schrieb:
>> I am wondering on how to use scan-s2.
>> When running scan-s2 like this I am only getting 13 services:
>> scan-s2 -a 2 -o zap /usr/share/dvb/dvb-s/Astra-19.2E > channels.conf
>> when running
>> scan-s2 -a 2 -n -o zap /usr/share/dvb/dvb-s/Astra-19.2E > channels.conf
>> then I am getting 152 services.
>> When running the old dvbscan application I am getting 1461 services:
>> dvbscan -a 2 -o zap /usr/share/dvb/dvb-s/Astra-19.2E > channels.conf
>> Have I missed a parameter in scan-s2 or what else could be the problem?
>> Thanks, Artem
> Hi Artem!
> I had the same "problem".When add no options I am only getting a few
> When I add the "-n" option I get some more services but all services I
> only get, when I am adding "-n -5".
> the "-5" means:
> multiply all filter timeouts by factor 5 for non-DVB-compliant section
> repitition rates
> The scan takes a long time then, but I get 1476 services (Astra 19.2).
> My device is a Pinnacle PCTV 452e (USB).
> Perhaps this switch is working with your device, too?
I just tried it out. It does not work :( I am getting 217 services now.
So I am still missing ~1200 services.
I have run the scan using a TeVii S650. Now I have run then same using
my SkyStar HD and I got 1467 services.
So there is something not working using the TeVii S650...
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