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

Phill Edwards phill_edwards at hotmail.com
Fri Oct 29 15:09:38 UTC 2004

I had the blue screen problem because I was just running "xawtv". When I ran 
it as "xawtv -device /dev/video0" it all started coming together. Basically 
xawtv is sending your output to somewhere else which is why you're just 
seeing a blue screen.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "David Whyte" <david.whyte at gmail.com>
To: "Courtland Jones" <courtland.jones at gmail.com>; "Discussion about mythtv" 
<mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
Sent: Saturday, October 30, 2004 12:23 AM
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] xawtv / motv show blue, mythtv shows green 

> 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

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