[vdr] ATSC Channel frequency crashing VDR

Timothy D. Lenz tlenz at vorgon.com
Tue Apr 13 20:05:47 CEST 2010

Do you know about the atscepg plugin? It can now scan cable as well as 
atsc though cable scanning may need a bit more work. I think the author 
could use some feed back on cable scans to fine tune it.

Use the hg version to get the latest.
hg clone http://mercurial.intuxication.org/hg/atscepg

On 4/12/2010 1:36 PM, Rob Davis wrote:
> Hi Guys, I have two ATSC adapter.
> On one I scan my channels, create my channels.conf file (via a convoluted
> script), the channels work on that laptop using 1.6. I make a couple of
> edits to allow it to work on 1.7.12, but a particular frequency causes VDR
> to crash and get restarted by the watchdog..
> The offending frequency is 567000, It's a Qam256 ATSC Cable frequency.  I
> have an HVR1850 PCI-E adapter.  Unfortunetly, it's the mux with all my
> local SD channels, although I can watch the HD ones, two channels don't
> have HD versions..
> I can't see anything in dmesg or the vdr log which causes a problem.
> As an aside, a scan using w_scan to create a kaffeine channels.conf file
> on that adapter, doesn't find anything on that frequency.  Am I getting
> interference from something?  Any ideas?
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