[mythtv-users] Re: pcHDTV 2.6 drivers round 2

Daniel Thor Kristjansson danielk at cat.nyu.edu
Tue May 18 13:07:19 EDT 2004

I've posted a new patch to the dev mailing list that uses the new v4l2
signal check interface. Here's a link to it:


It's only lightly tested, and it doesn't seem to be enough to get hdtv
working with the new driver. But it's there for those interested.

-- Daniel

On Mon, 17 May 2004, John Patrick Poet wrote:

]Tried the latest drivers posted on the pcHDTV website for the 2.6.x
]kernel (17May04).
]They work much better than the ones posted last week.  They seem to now
]be backward compatible with older version of dtvsignal/dtvscan.  Both
]the new (2.6 beta) versions of dtvsignal and the older dtvsignal return
]reasonable steady results.
]Unfortunately, Myth still does not like them -- at least with Daniel's
]hdtv-recorder patch applied.  If I have time, I will try compiling up a
]version of Myth which does not try to check the signal strength, and see
]what happens.

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