yet, we practically trouble shot the issue right here, Doug was notified and the issue seems to be gone. Maybe you didn't notice my post talking about DishNetwork's feed being OTA and that adds many, many viewers to the antenna folk... That, in itself, brings credence to the fact that there was an OTA issue right here....Seems multiple people ARE seeing it, but only
intermittently, and maybe not that many people
watch KNTV anyway.
Look, probably the only five people who watch
broadcast TV over an antenna post here, the majority
of people have cable in this area in particular, and I've
never ceased to be amazed at how bad things have
to be before somebody actually complains.
Part of the problem here is that the first thing the
regular posters here will do is recommend a new
I DO always assume some kind of local interference;
for example, the gardners were running leaf blowers
and hedge-trimmers today when I was home for lunch,
and sure enough, I had "macroblocking" coming out
the wazoo. My basic rule is that if I can hear something,
like a plane or a two-stroke gas engine, I expect to have
problems, and if I don't hear it, I still expect to have
The value here IS that people can report the same problems
from many different areas, thus making it much less likely
that the problem is anything local or anything that is related
to an airport or something like that that's been there forever
but never caused any problems before (besides which,
the flight paths for SFO are BELOW the transmitting
Again, I blame Doug Lung...