[mythtv-users] Ugly TV Capture/Blank LiveTV with PVR-250

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Aug 8 12:14:33 EDT 2004

Benjamin Carlisle wrote:

>Here is the output of my modprobe tveeprom:
>tvee: Hauppauge: model=32032, rev=B326, serial#=7194195
>tvee: tuner=Temic 4036FY5 (idx=26, type=8)
notice type=8

>tvee: tuner fmt=NTSC(M) (eeprom=0x08, v4l2=0x00001000)
>tvee: audio_processor=MSP3440 (type=11) 
>I tried changing my ivtv option "tuner=39" to "tuner=8" and I did get some
>channel audio, but the video was static. Is this the correct type?
Yes, it's correct.  The static means that the tuner is not tuned to any 
particular channel.  You're capturing "white noise."  Make sure you set 
the channel to the appropriate value using test_ioctl -r or using a 
graphical utility like ptune-ui.pl.


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