[vdr] no channel update on vdr 1.7.0

Igor goga777 at bk.ru
Wed May 21 14:41:02 CEST 2008


> > I had a 1.5.13 running for a while on a nexus FF.
> > 
> > I did install a second card, S2-3200, together with the multiproto driver
> > and vdr 1.7.0, without patches at this moment, because I am not interested
> > in HD at this time. I am just looking to have 2 cards working to be able
> > to stream on several vdr clients and use the output of my FF card. The S2
> > card is on astra, and the FF on hotbird
> > 
> > I started with a  clean  vdrconf directory, and with a channel.conf with
> > only 1 entry (TV5) on hotbird. I hoped that vdr would scan new channels,
> > but it did only for a few.
> > 
> > After starting the first time, it scanned about 10 new channels and stops
> > there. In the DVB menu, update stands on  add new transponder 
> > 
> > I did try with an other channel.conf. I can see every FTA channel on
> > hotbird, but I have a black screen on astra (nothing as  channel not
> > available ).
> > 
> > The log does nt learn me something either. In fact the log is flooded by
> > kernel messages about stb6100 that get_frequence and bandwith. The
> > frequence are always the same.
> > -why is the  autoscan  not working ? Do I need some  transponder file  ?
> > 
> > -how can I check the signal on my S2-3200 card ?
> > 
> > -how can I reduce the logs from stb6100 ?
> > 
> > -do I need to apply a concurrent recording patch to be able to stream 2 or
> > more signals ?
> > 
> > thanks for your help
> > 

> Errm,
> you say you have two FF-Cards, one connected to an LNB poniting hotbird
> and one connected to another LNB pointing to Astra?
> AFAIk this will NOT work.
> if vdr has 2 cards, it only uses the second card to do channel-scan, 

but why vdr chose the second card, not the first one ?
and this vdr's behaviour only for scan ? 

Igor

> it does not know these two 
> cards are hardwired to different sat-positions, and i know of now way to tell it about such a 
> confguration.
> Is this correct Klaus?




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