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       dvbscan - a program to produce DVB-T channels.conf files.


       dvbscan [options]<initialscanfile>


       This manual page documents briefly the dvbscan commands.

       dvbscan is a program to produce DVB-T channels.conf files.


        -h    print this help text

       -adapter <id>
              adapter to use (default 0)

       -frontend <id>
              frontend to use (default 0)

       -demux <id>
              demux to use (default 0)

       -secfile <filename>
              Optional sec.conf file

       -secid <secid>
              ID  of  the  SEC configuration to use, one of:      * UNIVERSAL (default) - Europe,
              10800 to 11800 MHz and 11600 to 12700 Mhz,      Dual LO, loband 9750, hiband  10600
              MHz      * DBS - Expressvu, North America, 12200 to 12700 MHz, Single LO, 11250 MHz
                   * STANDARD - 10945 to 11450 Mhz, Single LO, 10000 Mhz      * ENHANCED - Astra,
              10700 to 11700 MHz, Single LO, 9750 MHz      * C-BAND - Big Dish, 3700 to 4200 MHz,
              Single LO, 5150 Mhz      * C-MULTI - Big Dish - Multipoint LNBf, 3700 to 4200  MHz,
              Dual LO, H:5150MHz, V:5750MHz      * One of the sec definitions from the secfile if

       -satpos <position>
              Specify DISEQC switch position for DVB-S

       -inversion <on|off|auto>
              Specify inversion (default: auto)

              Use UK DVB-T channel ordering if present.

       -timeout <secs>
              Specify filter timeout to use (standard specced values will be used by default)

       -filter <filter>
              Specify service filter, a comma seperated list  of  the  following  tokens:  If  no
              filter  is  supplied,  all  services  will be output      * tv - Output TV channels
                   * radio - Output radio channels      * other - Output  other  channels       *
              encrypted - Output encrypted channels

       -out raw <filename>|-
              Output  in  raw format to <filename> or stdout -out channels <filename>|- Output in
              channels.conf format to <filename> or stdout -out vdr12 <filename>|- Output in  vdr
              1.2.x  format  to  <filename> or stdout -out vdr13 <filename>|- Output in vdr 1.3.x
              format to <filename> or stdout

       This manual page was written by Uwe Bugla <>.

                                        February 14, 2009                              dvbscan(1)