[vdr] ATSC Channel frequency crashing VDR

Timothy D. Lenz tlenz at vorgon.com
Tue Apr 13 20:10:43 CEST 2010


Just had a thought, that may be some kind of data or guide channel and 
vdr is getting something it doesn't know what to do with or thinks it 
does and is wrong. what scanner are you using to pick up that channel 
and what cable company is it?

On 4/12/2010 1:36 PM, Rob Davis wrote:
> Hi Guys, I have two ATSC adapter.
>
> On one I scan my channels, create my channels.conf file (via a convoluted
> script), the channels work on that laptop using 1.6. I make a couple of
> edits to allow it to work on 1.7.12, but a particular frequency causes VDR
> to crash and get restarted by the watchdog..
>
> The offending frequency is 567000, It's a Qam256 ATSC Cable frequency.  I
> have an HVR1850 PCI-E adapter.  Unfortunetly, it's the mux with all my
> local SD channels, although I can watch the HD ones, two channels don't
> have HD versions..
>
> I can't see anything in dmesg or the vdr log which causes a problem.
>
> As an aside, a scan using w_scan to create a kaffeine channels.conf file
> on that adapter, doesn't find anything on that frequency.  Am I getting
> interference from something?  Any ideas?
>
>
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