[linux-dvb] "Invalid section length or timeout" using Kaffeine and Twinhan 102g (aka VP-1022 Rev 2.0?)
yeroca at yahoo.com
Wed Jan 30 19:05:38 CET 2008
Thanks for the info :) It would appear then that the 12180 V 30000
multiplex doesn't contain a PAT either, because I get no names at all
for that one.. not even synthesized names.
I might try my hand at writing some code that does this, but I've never
worked with MPEG anything before, so my chances of success are not
--- Christophe Thommeret <hftom at free.fr> wrote:
> Le mercredi 30 janvier 2008 09:08, Corey Ashford a écrit :
> > So I downloaded Kaffeine 0.8.6 source and built it, making the
> > you suggested. That does work! Although I'm still not able to get
> > channels on the 12180 V 30000 transponder on AMC3-87W. This
> appears to
> > be because that multiplex doesn't have a Service Description Table.
> > Kaffeine apparently doesn't have any code to synthesize names when
> > doesn't find one of these. That would be a nice feature to add.
> > I was able to get channel "names" on another transponder 11716 H
> > The names are coming out like "TSID:3-SID:1".
> This is a "synthesized" name, this means there is a channel on
> Stream ID=3 with Service ID=1 found in Program Association Table but
> no names
> given in Service Description Table or SDT not present at all.
> As far as i understand, none of the mplex on AMC3 carries SDT.
> > So I'm not sure what to do about not getting channel names on some
> > these multiplexes. Perhaps I just got lucky and picked one of the
> > multiplexes with no SDT. Or maybe this is fairly common and I will
> > into it often.
> > Incidentally, it appears that kaffeine looks for a NIT section too
> > (0x10), and complains if it's not there.
> It doesn't complain, but just let you know :)
> > Thanks for your help. Let me know if you make some changes to
> > synthesize channel names for this sort of multiplex. I'd be happy
> > test out the changes :)
> Christophe Thommeret
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