[vdr] Unwatchable channels (vdr-xine, dxr3, vlc, mplayer)

Luca Olivetti luca at ventoso.org
Mon Oct 4 00:06:13 CEST 2010

Al 03/10/10 23:10, En/na VDR User ha escrit:
> On Sun, Oct 3, 2010 at 12:23 PM, Luca Olivetti<luca at ventoso.org>  wrote:
>> Hello,
>> this has been bugging me for a while, but since it happens on channels I
>> don't usually watch, I didn't ask before.
>> There are some channels that are completely unwatchable: even with a perfect
>> signal (at least according to femon) I can only see blocking artefacts and
>> chirping sound.
> That sounds like the symptoms of a bad signal.  Are you sure the
> driver you're using is reporting the correct statistics to femon?
> Several drivers don't.

Yes, it seems like a bad signal, but femon is reporting a ber and unc of 
0 (I really don't trust snr and strength, but ber and unc should be just 
about right).


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