[vdr] no channel update on vdr 1.7.0

Igor goga777 at bk.ru
Wed May 21 14:53:11 CEST 2008


> >>>
> >>> 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 ?
> >>>
> > 
> > 
> >> Errm,
> >> you say you have two FF-Cards, one connected to an LNB poniting hotbird
> >> and one connected to another LNB pointing to Astra?
> > 
> > no, he has one FF card, second one is budget card TT3200
> > 
> > Igor
> > 
> 
> Ok, but this does not make any difference in this situation, it will plain NOT work, as long as each 
> card is hard-wired to only one of the LNBs.
> To get channelsacn working he will have to patch vdr (probably by himself) 

OK

>or get at least one switch to get both satelites to both of his cards.

sorry, I don't understand how is it proceed ? How is it possible to connect two or more cards to two or more LNB's.


Igor




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