[vdr] channels.conf for uk-PontoPike?

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Tue Apr 19 01:25:25 CEST 2005

I demand that Q may or may not have top-posted...

> Darren Salt wrote:
>> I demand that Q may or may not have written...
>>> Hi, has anyone got a working vdr compatible channels.conf file they could
>>> share with me for uk-PontoPike?
>> Yes (assuming that you mean Pontop Pike), but see below.
>>> I'd be very grateful if anyone would be kind enough to help me find such
>>> a configuration file - as my old xine one doesn't work in VDR.
>> Rescanning is sufficient so long as nothing else is accessing the same
>> card.
>>  # scan /usr/share/doc/dvb-utils/examples/scan/dvb-t/uk-PontopPike \
>>         -o vdr -u >/var/lib/vdr/channels.conf
>> (Actual filenames may differ from those shown.)

> Well you see I tried scanning. Indeed I tried scanning all of the
> transmitters in my local area. But I simply came up blank. I cannot tune.
> (This is despite the fact that I can tune with Kaffeine/KAXTV).

Odd. Do you have more than one DVB card, and is card 0 not DVB-T?

(Fresh channels.conf sent privately.)

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