[vdr] DVB-T Channels – ERROR: invalid value for parameter 'S'

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de
Sun Apr 1 11:53:15 CEST 2012

On 01.04.2012 11:27, Dominic Evans wrote:
> I recently updated from 1.7.22 to the latest VDR developer snapshot 1.7.27
> My DVB-S/DVB-S2 tuners all continued to work fine, but none of my
> DVB-T channels were accesible anymore.
> Checking the logs I noticed numerous "ERROR: invalid value for
> parameter 'S'" entries, whenever attempting to tune to a DVB-T
> channel. I presumed this was related to the changes introduced into
> 1.7.23 for not writing values to channels.conf that weren't valid for
> the given delivery system, but I couldn't find anything in the
> Changelog that indicated a channels.conf change was needed.
> I guessed the simplest way to fix this was to use VDR's channel editor
> to 'edit' and save my DVB-T channels, without modifying anything, and
> seeing what change was introduced in channels.conf
> - ITV1:642000000:B8C23D12G32M64:T:0:520=2:521=eng at 3,522=eng at 3:0;523=eng:0:8271:9018:8207:0
> + ITV1:642000000:B8C23D12G32M64S0T8Y0:T:0:520=2:521=eng at 3,522=eng at 3:0;523=eng:0:8271:9018:8207:0
> It is trivial for me to reproduce this for all my channels. However, I
> presume this means that scan / w_scan etc. all need to be updated to
> generate the new channels.conf format for VDR 1.7.23 and newer?

I'm getting the same here.
Will look into it.


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