[vdr] US OTA ATSC - Does it work?

Calypso Cricket calypsocricket at gmail.com
Tue Dec 15 01:53:43 CET 2009

yes, I did that and all the scans are failing from within the plugin
therefore it does not produce a file for me to copy the lines into the
channels.conf file of VDR.

Timothy D. Lenz wrote:
> To get a channel scan for atsc, best thing is to go into the plugins
> setup for the atsc plugin. use the scan there. Then go to the plugin
> config folder for atsc plugin and copy the data to your chanels.conf.
> Don't forget to shut down vdr while editing the conf
> Calypso Cricket wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I have been banging my head on trying to get my two ATSC cards to show
>> content in VDR. I have applied the patch
>> (http://www.fepg.org/patches/vdr-1.7.2-atsc-0.0.3.diff)  and also the
>> plugin found here: http://www.fepg.org/atscepgReadMe.html
>> However, the plugin does not lock onto any channels. I am able to use
>> 'scan' and 'w_scan'. However, these scan tools does not seem to produce
>> the correct channels.conf file format.
>> If anyone has made US OTA ATSC work, please provide some guidance. Thank
>> you.
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