[vdr] Can not view DVB-S2 channels

Vangelis Nonas vnonas at otenet.gr
Sat May 10 20:52:51 CEST 2008


This is my log from vdr-1.7.0 changing to HD Suisse (1853) then to Sky 
Sport HD 1 (1854) and then back to HD Suisse:

May 10 18:49:12 vagoshome vdr: [4815] receiver on device 1 thread 
started (pid=4774, tid=4815)
May 10 18:49:12 vagoshome vdr: [4816] TS buffer on device 1 thread 
started (pid=4774, tid=4816)
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4814] cVideoRepacker: operating in H.264 
mode
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4774] retuning due to modification of 
channel 1853
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4774] switching to channel 1853
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4814] transfer thread ended (pid=4774, 
tid=4814)
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4774] buffer stats: 253048 (12%) used
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4774] PMT-SWITCH Device: '0' Channel: 
'1853' SID '990'
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4774] /dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4816] TS buffer on device 1 thread ended 
(pid=4774, tid=4816)
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4815] buffer stats: 178412 (8%) used
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4815] receiver on device 1 thread ended 
(pid=4774, tid=4815)
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4819] transfer thread started (pid=4774, 
tid=4819)
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4820] receiver on device 1 thread 
started (pid=4774, tid=4820)
May 10 18:49:13 vagoshome vdr: [4821] TS buffer on device 1 thread 
started (pid=4774, tid=4821)
May 10 18:49:14 vagoshome vdr: [4819] cVideoRepacker: operating in H.264 
mode
May 10 18:49:23 vagoshome vdr: [4774] switching to channel 1854
May 10 18:49:23 vagoshome vdr: [4819] transfer thread ended (pid=4774, 
tid=4819)
May 10 18:49:23 vagoshome vdr: [4774] buffer stats: 331256 (15%) used
May 10 18:49:23 vagoshome vdr: [4774] info: Channel not available!
May 10 18:49:23 vagoshome vdr: [4821] TS buffer on device 1 thread ended 
(pid=4774, tid=4821)
May 10 18:49:23 vagoshome vdr: [4820] buffer stats: 254552 (12%) used
May 10 18:49:23 vagoshome vdr: [4820] receiver on device 1 thread ended 
(pid=4774, tid=4820)
May 10 18:49:27 vagoshome vdr: [4774] switching to channel 1853
May 10 18:49:27 vagoshome vdr: [4774] PMT-SWITCH Device: '0' Channel: 
'1853' SID '990'
May 10 18:49:27 vagoshome vdr: [4774] /dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0
May 10 18:49:27 vagoshome vdr: [4824] transfer thread started (pid=4774, 
tid=4824)
May 10 18:49:27 vagoshome vdr: [4825] receiver on device 1 thread 
started (pid=4774, tid=4825)
May 10 18:49:27 vagoshome vdr: [4826] TS buffer on device 1 thread 
started (pid=4774, tid=4826)
May 10 18:49:27 vagoshome vdr: [4824] cVideoRepacker: operating in H.264 
mode



Vangelis Nonas wrote:
> My multiproto version is not the latest, it is changeset 7205 dated a 
> couple of months ago. My modified szap is dated from that date also, but 
> it does not compile with multiproto plus. I cant find the exact links I 
> downloaded multiproto and modified szap but they were mentioned on the 
> linux-dvb mailing list.
>
> As fas as changing encrypted flag, vpid, ppid and dpid, can you please 
> give me an example, what I have to change in the following line:
>
> Next HD;SkyItalia:11996:vC23M5S1Z35:S13.0E:27500:10160+160:0;400=ita,401=eng:0:919,93B:11030:64511:6400:0
>
> Following is the log from vdr-1.5.14 with h264 patch and multiproto. If 
> you want log from vdr-1.7.0 I'll send.
> Channel 1854 is HD Suisse and channel 1855 is Sky Sport HD 1.
>
> May 10 18:18:03 vagoshome vdr: [5996] cVideoRepacker: operating in H.264 
> mode
> May 10 18:18:13 vagoshome vdr: [5957] switching to channel 1854
> May 10 18:18:13 vagoshome vdr: [5996] transfer thread ended (pid=5957, 
> tid=5996)
> May 10 18:18:13 vagoshome vdr: [5957] buffer stats: 228984 (10%) used
> May 10 18:18:13 vagoshome vdr: [5957] info: Channel not available!
> May 10 18:18:13 vagoshome vdr: [5999] TS buffer on device 1 thread ended 
> (pid=5957, tid=5999)
> May 10 18:18:13 vagoshome vdr: [5998] buffer stats: 203040 (9%) used
> May 10 18:18:13 vagoshome vdr: [5998] receiver on device 1 thread ended 
> (pid=5957, tid=5998)
> May 10 18:18:15 vagoshome vdr: [5957] switching to channel 1853
> May 10 18:18:15 vagoshome vdr: [5957] PMT-SWITCH Device: '0' Channel: 
> '1853' SID '990'
> May 10 18:18:15 vagoshome vdr: [5957] /dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0
> May 10 18:18:16 vagoshome vdr: [6002] transfer thread started (pid=5957, 
> tid=6002)
> May 10 18:18:16 vagoshome vdr: [6003] receiver on device 1 thread 
> started (pid=5957, tid=6003)
> May 10 18:18:16 vagoshome vdr: [6004] TS buffer on device 1 thread 
> started (pid=5957, tid=6004)
>
>
> Igor wrote:
>   
>>> As far as trying vdr with clear DVB-S2 channels, unfortunately it is not 
>>> possible in my case since I only have access to Hotbird, which I think 
>>> has no clear DVB-S2 channels.
>>>     
>>>       
>> yes, you are right - on Hotbird the open dvb-s2 channels absent
>> http://www.lyngsat.com/hd/hotbird.html
>>
>>
>>   
>>     
>>> As fas as changing encrypted flag, vpid, ppid and dpid, can you please 
>>> give me an example, what I have to change in the following line:
>>>
>>> Next HD;SkyItalia:11996:vC23M5S1Z35:S13.0E:27500:10160+160:0;400=ita,401=eng:0:919,93B:11030:64511:6400:0
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Finally, I have to mention that using multiproto (not multiproto plus) 
>>> and modified szap, I can tune to Next HD and get a lock (of course I can 
>>> not watch the channel, I just get the message from modified szap that it 
>>> has lock).
>>>     
>>>       
>> which multipro's version and szap do you use ? where from did you get szap ?
>>
>>   
>>     
>>> Modified szap does not work at all with multiproto plus.
>>>     
>>>       
>> it's strange. May be the version of multiproto_plus and multiproto is different ? 
>>
>>   
>>     
>>> Moreover, using multiproto (not multiproto plus) and vdr-1.5.14 (with 
>>> h264 patch) or vdr-1.5.12 (with dvb-s2 + h264 patch) I have exactly the 
>>> same behaviour with vdr-1.7.0 and multiproto plus : channel not 
>>> avaialble for all DVB-S2 channels.
>>>     
>>>       
>> what about the logs ? could you see un /var/syslog
>>
>> Igor
>>  
>>
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