[mythtv-users] Re: Still no sound

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Sun Aug 29 18:04:08 EDT 2004

On Sun, Aug 29, 2004 at 09:23:37PM +0100, Jo Pettitt wrote:
> OK, spent most of last night trying to get this nailed but failed 
> miserably! This is what happens. After speaking with a few people on the 
> ivtv development irc channel I have installed Gentoo dev-sources 
> 2.6.8-rc3. I have made sure that there isn't a msp3400 module in 
> /lib/modules.
> Then I installed ivtv 0.1.10-ck-106g.
> My /etc/modules.d/ivtv file looks like this:
> alias char-major-81 videodev
> alias char-major-81-0 ivtv
> What happens is that the picture is fine and still no audio. After 
> running dmesg I see that msp3400 throws a fault like it is the wrong 
> version (see below).
> My question is this. Why does the fault persist even though I have the 
> correct version installed in the correct place? Is there something else 
> that conflicts with it? After many searches I haven't found anything 
> remotely similar that hasn't been fixed!

As near as I can figure, Jo, annoying as it is, the problem is that
you're still not loading the right msp3400 driver, and I can't quite
figure out why.

> msp34xx: init: chip=MSP3418W-A2 +nicam +simple +radio
> msp3410: daemon started
> ivtv: i2c attach [client=MSP3418W-A2,ok]
> msp3400: error while reading chip version

One of those three messages, and I don't recall off hand which one,
should say msp34xx: ivtv version, and it still doesn't.  I expect you
might have better luck on the ivtv list, actually.

-- jra
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