[mythtv-users] Re:M179 vs. PVR-250. was: ivtv firmware 2.02 or 1.9 ?

Adrian Gomez me at adriangomez.com
Wed Mar 24 16:02:03 EST 2004

I have the same card with the same problem, I'll try shielding mine tonight and
give a report back

> Thank me when I'm proven right :) I just got the word from the ivtv list
> this morning and plan to go home tonight to play around. I've got some self
> stick copper foil from a guitar shielding project that I'm going to attach
> to some cardstock and use it to shield the back (non chip) side of the
> card. I may also try to build a cardboard box around the card and foil it
> as well, though i need to figure out what to do with cooling then, as the
> M179 has a fan.
> I'm also going to try to reroute my IDE cables.

Same here, the S-Video looks great, but it is in black and white. I get nothing
on all inputs except -p 0.

> For the record, I don't think this has anything to do with the B&W issue.
> There are mentions of a problem with black and white on the ivtv list
> archives, though they're all about people who had selected the wrong input.
> I get nothing on any input except black and white on -p 0. Hopefully
> someone will have an idea either here or there.

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