[mythtv-users] Re: Msg: "Remote encoder not responding."

clemens at dwf.com clemens at dwf.com
Fri Dec 24 18:16:46 UTC 2004

> I assume it's talking about the encoder hardware on your capture board.
> I think the process is something like:
> antenna analog signal into capture board -> signal is encoded into mpeg
> video stream by the capture board -> video stream is decoded for
> playback onto your monitor or TV.
> It seems that the encoding process is dying.  You probably want to look
> for an ivtv driver (assuming you're using the Hauppauge pvr 250 or 350)
> or video board driver issue.  Good luck,
> Don

If that is true then MythTV is *VERY* confused, as this is a hd-2000 card
tuned to digital channel.  As such the data coming down the pipe is already
mpeg compressed...

OH, well, its Christmas, if its not obvious to one of you, guess Ill have
to do some debugging.

                                        reg at dwf.com

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