[vdr] astra and hotbird

Richard Lithvall richard at lithvall.se
Wed Apr 19 23:29:15 CEST 2006

Oliver Joa wrote:
> hi,
> i want to use astra and hotbird, but i don't know how. what is the 
> easiest way? at the moment i have a quad-lnb for astra and two dvb-s 
> cards. i wanted to by a additional lnb for hotbird and put it together 
> on the satellite dish. but how do i have to connect it to the computer? 

Use one diseqc per receiver (DVB-S card).

Get another quad-lnb (or a twin-lnb if you only need to connect two 
receivers) and connect output 1 from the lnb's via the first 
diseqc-switch to the first DVB card and output 2 from the lnb's via the 
second diseqc-switch to the second DVB card.


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