[vdr] tv getting black while epg-scan

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Wed Feb 15 11:15:25 CET 2006

Oliver Joa wrote:
> Hi,
> On Wed, 15 Feb 2006, Gavin Hamill wrote:
>> Oliver Joa wrote:
>>> hi,
>>> some days ago, i upgraded to the newest version of vdr, now i have 
>>> the problem, that when epg-scan starts it shows a message on the tv 
>>> and then the tv is getting black and nothing happens. when i press 
>>> some button for changing the channel the picture comes back. do you 
>>> have any idea?
>> Er, that's exactly the correct behaviour for an EPG scan. Check your 
>> logfiles and you might see  VDR picking up new channels / 
>> transponders. :)
>> VDR has to change to all the different transponders in channels.conf 
>> in order to perform a full scan.
> I have 2 cards inside, why does it not use the second card? Is it 
> possible to configure to use the second one? And why does it stay black 
> and not show any picture after finish.
> ok, i will check the logfile.

Are these cards both for the same system (DVB-S/C/T)?


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