[linux-dvb] atscscan for testing QAM256

Michael Krufky mkrufky at m1k.net
Mon Jun 20 06:21:08 CEST 2005


Patrick Boettcher wrote:

> [02:09]<mkrufky> pmp: i'm back ... do u have any advice for me with 
> the atsc scan?  Is it a better sign that i got 'tuning failed' and not 
> 'pid timeout' ?  I'm looking for any sign that this driver is working 
> correctly on my board.
>
> No pid timeout would be a better sign. tuning failed means that no 
> lock has been reached. Try atscsan -A1 -v. You'll get "lock status: 
> 0x1f" for a lock or 0x00 for no lock or something in between.

Patrick-

You intended for me to use -A3, not -A1, right?  I am using digital 
QAM256 cable.

What does lock status 0x0c, 0x0d, and 0x04 mean?  These are what I am 
mostly getting on each channel, along with (tuning failed).

-- 
Michael Krufky





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