[vdr] tv getting black while epg-scan

Oliver Joa ojoa at gatrixx.com
Wed Feb 15 12:50:37 CET 2006

On Wed, 15 Feb 2006, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:

> Oliver Joa wrote:
>> Hi,
>> On Wed, 15 Feb 2006, Gavin Hamill wrote:
>>> Oliver Joa wrote:
>>>> hi,
>>>> some days ago, i upgraded to the newest version of vdr, now i have the 
>>>> problem, that when epg-scan starts it shows a message on the tv and then 
>>>> the tv is getting black and nothing happens. when i press some button for 
>>>> changing the channel the picture comes back. do you have any idea?
>>> Er, that's exactly the correct behaviour for an EPG scan. Check your 
>>> logfiles and you might see  VDR picking up new channels / transponders. :)
>>> VDR has to change to all the different transponders in channels.conf in 
>>> order to perform a full scan.
>> I have 2 cards inside, why does it not use the second card? Is it possible 
>> to configure to use the second one? And why does it stay black and not show 
>> any picture after finish.
>> ok, i will check the logfile.
> Are these cards both for the same system (DVB-S/C/T)?

yes. DVB-S. One full-featured and one budged.



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