[vdr] tv getting black while epg-scan

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Wed Feb 15 13:01:20 CET 2006


Oliver Joa wrote:
> On Wed, 15 Feb 2006, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> 
>> 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)?
> 
> 
> yes. DVB-S. One full-featured and one budged.

Well, then only the budget card should be used.
Are you using any kind of patch that might mess with this?

Klaus



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