[mythtv] Machine hangs on channel-switching with MythTV
Wed, 20 Nov 2002 14:00:22 -0800
also you want a patched version of alsa. 0.9.0rc5. This version has
some problems, addressed by a patch (or, I think, the cvs) You can find
the patch within the last few days on the mailing list.
On Wednesday, November 20, 2002, at 01:46 PM, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 19, 2002 at 09:57:17AM -0700, dann frazier wrote:
>> Just for googling purposes:
>> I have mythtv running on a VIA EPIA box. It would reboot, or
>> hang, immediately upon starting mythtv. I switched from the
>> driver in linux 2.4.19 to the snd-via82xx driver in alsa 0.9.0rc5,
>> and got
>> further, although i get a lot of errors from the audio driver.
>> I set Deinterlace to 0, and got much further. I now have video
>> working, but I too suffer from the channel changing crash bug. I
>> also have
>> no audio. I'm using the pcm-oss compatability modules, and can play
>> otherwise using /dev/dsp.
> VIA onboard sound is *awful*. Get a dedicated sound card and your
> will go away.
> (I have one of these in one of my systems)
> - mdz
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