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by Jantje
Tue Aug 20, 2019 3:32 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Re: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

If we determine that a replacement is needed, we'll have you open a ticket and will provide instructions on how to return the device. The only cost is you returning the original device to our distribution center in the UK. ok thanks, since I am located in NL this will propably cost me some... A sca...
by Jantje
Fri Aug 16, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Re: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

I would recommend you enable the sending of diagnostic data as I requested back in June. What you're seeing sounds like a hardware issue, and if we can confirm that, and the device is still under warranty, we will replace it. thanks for the quick reply. ok will do, but I have to wait till the probl...
by Jantje
Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Re: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

Ok finally I know some more about my problem. I now narrowed it down and got it down to the following: after a long period time (power of the hdhome run was always on and I do multiple recordings ~5 per day with some other third party software) of use (don't know the exact number of days/weeks) the ...
by Jantje
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Re: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

Arghh almost nothing is supported, can't change any parameters... I get operation not supported: # sudo ethtool -i eth0 driver: mv_eth version: firmware-version: N/A bus-info: Mbus supports-statistics: no supports-test: no supports-eeprom-access: no supports-register-dump: yes supports-priv-flags: n...
by Jantje
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Re: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

Thanks did not realise SD in SD-DVR was of course Silicon Dust duh :) Currently reading https://jvns.ca/blog/2016/08/24/find-out-where-youre-dropping-packets/ and https://blog.packagecloud.io/eng/2016/06/22/monitoring-tuning-linux-networking-stack-receiving-data/#adjusting-the-size-of-the-rx-queues ...
by Jantje
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Re: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

Please enable the sending of diagnostic data on the HDHomeRun and run a channel scan (see https://forum.silicondust.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=69066) then watch live TV on a problem channel in VLC or the HDHomeRun app until you see a glitch and for at least 10 minutes after that. Reply back wit...
by Jantje
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Re: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

I would guess TV mosaic uses UDP to stream from the tuner, and packets are getting dropped occasionally. I used to see this frequently running a MythTV backend from a NAS. I never figured it out at the time, but some research since then suggests increasing the network buffers, if that's even possib...
by Jantje
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+
Replies: 13
Views: 959

Recording glitches with Expand/Synology DS214+

Hi, my setup is a Synology NAS DS214+ with TV Mosaic and a quad tuner HD HomeRun Expand. The recordings almost all contain graphical glitches. Happens every minute or so for a few seconds. Same in VLC so it's the recording file which contain the glitches. When playing you will see big green-like blo...