[mythtv-users] xawtv / motv show blue, mythtv shows green static

Ciaran ciaranj at gmail.com
Fri Oct 29 14:59:01 UTC 2004


*sob* XAWTV will not work with DVB-t! 
Search google, there's lots of articles on using dvbstream and mplayer
to test this :)
- ciaran


On Sat, 30 Oct 2004 00:23:31 +1000, David Whyte <david.whyte at gmail.com> wrote:
> Courtland, did you ever suss this out?  I am having similar issues
> with my DVB-T card I think.  I just see a blue screen in xawtv.  I
> don't know what this stuff is with "channels" but I have seen on the
> web these huge files with config data in them.  Do you need that to
> get BTTV running?
> 
> I just wish I could see something to let me know I am getting closer :(
> 
> Dave
> 
> On Tue, 26 Oct 2004 01:14:57 -0700, Courtland Jones
> 
> 
> <courtland.jones at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I finally managed to get mythtv up and running on my debian unstable
> > box, running 2.6.8-1-686-smp kernel, with my (older than pharaoh)
> > bt848 card, and I can even get TV listings and record shows.
> >
> > Problem is they're all static! In MythTV, if I go to watch TV, the
> > twop third, sometimes top two-thirds of the screen is static, lower
> > portion is green screen. If I go into xawtv or motv (or whatever) it
> > shows just a blue screen, which makes me think that overlay is not a
> > problem, but getting channels is. I can't seem to tune any channels on
> > my tuner! In xawtv and motv, I could select us-cable, and ntsc video
> > mode, but there was no choice for video input source. My bt848 card
> > has a composite-in, SVID-in, and of course cable tuner. Any way other
> > than xawtv / motv to get channels tuned? Is something wrong with my
> > bttv driver? Any ideas on what I should do to try and fix this
> > nonsense?
> >
> > Here is my lsmod if that is any help:
> >
> > Module                  Size  Used by
> > nvidia               4822580  12
> > ipv6                  281636  17
> > appletalk              41744  20
> > af_packet              23976  2
> > bttv                  157356  0
> > video_buf              22788  1 bttv
> > i2c_algo_bit           10056  1 bttv
> > v4l2_common             6368  1 bttv
> > btcx_risc               5032  1 bttv
> > i2c_core               24576  2 bttv,i2c_algo_bit
> > videodev               10304  1 bttv
> > snd_ens1371            26500  1
> > snd_rawmidi            26084  1 snd_ens1371
> > snd_seq_device          8456  1 snd_rawmidi
> > snd_ac97_codec         70884  1 snd_ens1371
> > gameport                5120  1 snd_ens1371
> > tsdev                   7616  0
> > mousedev               10736  1
> > joydev                 10240  0
> > usbhid                 32736  0
> > uhci_hcd               34096  0
> > usbcore               122148  4 usbhid,uhci_hcd
> > pci_hotplug            35708  0
> > intel_agp              23072  1
> > evdev                   9824  0
> > pcspkr                  3884  0
> > 3c59x                  40456  0
> > agpgart                35436  2 intel_agp
> > capability              4744  0
> > commoncap               7552  1 capability
> > snd_pcm_oss            55880  0
> > snd_pcm               102948  2 snd_ens1371,snd_pcm_oss
> > snd_page_alloc         12008  1 snd_pcm
> > snd_timer              27428  1 snd_pcm
> > snd_mixer_oss          20384  1 snd_pcm_oss
> > snd                    59652  10 snd_ens1371,snd_rawmidi,snd_seq_device,snd_ac97
> > _codec,snd_pcm_oss,snd_pcm,snd_timer,snd_mixer_oss
> > soundcore              10880  2 bttv,snd
> > ide_cd                 43232  0
> > cdrom                  41148  1 ide_cd
> > rtc                    14184  0
> > ext2                   74504  0
> > ext3                  129640  2
> > jbd                    70520  1 ext3
> > mbcache                10340  2 ext2,ext3
> > ide_generic             1632  0
> > piix                   13824  1
> > ide_disk               19648  4
> > ide_core              142556  4 ide_cd,ide_generic,piix,ide_disk
> > sd_mod                 22144  0
> > ata_piix                8420  0
> > libata                 42020  1 ata_piix
> > scsi_mod              127972  2 sd_mod,libata
> > unix                   31092  404
> > font                    8544  0
> > vesafb                  6880  0
> > cfbcopyarea             4064  1 vesafb
> > cfbimgblt               3264  1 vesafb
> > cfbfillrect             4000  1 vesafb
> > --
> > -Courtland Jones
> > courtland.jones at gmail.com
> >
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