[vdr] Why won't my new TT-1401 DVB-S work [RESOLVED]

Simon Baxter linuxtv at nzbaxters.com
Tue Oct 12 01:33:56 CEST 2010

> Can anyone help me on my problem?
> I've found I can get a picture with "mplayer /dev/dvb/adapter0/dvr0" when 
> I szap, BUT only if I add the "-r" switch
> szap -r -l 11300 -c /etc/vdr/vdr-1.7.15/channels.conf "Maori TV"
> 1) If I miss out the "-r" switch I can't get a picture from dvr0.
> 2) If I add the "-r" switch, mplayer detects the TS format and plays the 
> live TV perfectly.
> 3) If I miss out the "-l 11300" I can't get the front end to lock
> I still can't get the front end to lock in VDR either - so no recording 
> and no live TV.
> I've tried all sorts of LNB config in setup.conf - latest being:
> Use DiSEqC:                no
> SLOF (MHz):                11700
> Low LNB frequency (MHz):   9750
> High LNB frequency (MHz):  10600
> But I can't get it to work.
> Any ideas?

Had to use a diseqc.conf entry, even though I'm not actually using diseqc!

S160E 99999 H 11300 t V

All good now.... 

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