[vdr] VDR with ATSC card -- need help

mlists mlists at dressler.ca
Wed Aug 16 17:45:35 CEST 2006


Sadly, no.  I picked this card up on Ebay for $30 *S* so if it works out
then great!  Solves my analog issues too.

Can anyone offer a suggestion on this problem?  I have tried to limit
vdr to only looking at the ATSC card and it made no difference.

Norm

On Wed, 2006-08-16 at 08:40 -0700, Simon Baxter wrote:
> Have you made any progress on this?
> 
> I've been waiting for someone to respond - if you can get the card working, 
> I'd consider getting one
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "mlists" <mlists at dressler.ca>
> To: "VDR Mailing List" <vdr at linuxtv.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2006 5:51 AM
> Subject: [vdr] VDR with ATSC card -- need help
> 
> 
> > Hi there,
> >
> > I have an Air2PC Skystar 2 card and a Twinhan 1020a.  I've been using
> > the Twinhan for several years now with VDR and am quite happy with how
> > its working.
> >
> > I recently added the Air2PC card.  Both are seen by the OS:
> > 00:0b.0 Multimedia video controller: Brooktree Corporation Bt878 Video
> > Capture (rev 11)
> > 00:0b.1 Multimedia controller: Brooktree Corporation Bt878 Audio Capture
> > (rev 11)
> > 00:0c.0 Network controller: Techsan Electronics Co Ltd B2C2 FlexCopII
> > DVB chip / Technisat SkyStar2 DVB card (rev 02)
> >
> > The twinhan is under /dev/dvb/adapter0 and the Air2PC is
> > under /dev/dvb/adapter1.
> >
> > VDR verion 1.4.1-3
> >
> > I confirmed in my sources.conf that I have an entry for C Cable.  Would
> > that be what to use for ATSC Cable (North America)?
> >
> > This is the single channel line I'm using to try and get this working:
> > :@6
> > A-Channel:729:C0M256:C:0:21:24:0:1:6:0:0:0
> > Details are:
> > Freq (Mhz) 729.0
> > QAM_256
> > C
> > Video PID 21
> > Audio PID 24
> > CA 1 (for card number 1?  -- does this start at 0? I've tried different
> > numbers here)
> > SID 6 (Same as channel I believe)
> >
> > Every attempt to change to this channel results in a "Channel not
> > Available".
> >
> > Any suggestions??
> >
> > Thanks in advance!
> > Norm
> >
> >
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