rnissl at gmx.de
Sat Mar 11 14:05:04 CET 2006
Vilppa ..--.. wrote:
> Problem: Sometimes when VDR starts I don't get a picture to the TV.
> Tuning fails and I get this to /var/log/messages:
>  frontend 0 timed out while tuning to channel 3, tp 658
> I do get a picture when switching channels back and forth but that's no
> good when I'm not watching TV. My recordings fail because of this.
> When I searched the web, I found this:
> and this:
> In the first link when tuning fails VDR retunes right away. Second link
> says that re-tuning has been removed for setups other than diseqc. I
> have a DVB-T card and it used to work fine before with previous VDR
> versions. I've had the black screen problem with vdr-1.3.42 & .44
> If the problem really is that retuning has been removed, please bring it
This was true for my retuning patches for VDR-1.3.37. Since VDR-1.3.38
retuning is integrated into VDR and applies for DVB-S/C/T (see
dvbdevice.c, cDvbTuner::SetFrontend() & cDvbTuner::Action()).
Dipl.-Inform. (FH) Reinhard Nissl
mailto:rnissl at gmx.de
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