[mythtv-users] new kernel problems
jcoates at jimcoates.com
Thu Sep 2 09:45:02 EDT 2004
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Coates" <jcoates at jimcoates.com>
To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
Sent: Tuesday, August 31, 2004 11:16 PM
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] new kernel problems
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Michael T. Dean" <mtdean at thirdcontact.com>
> To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, August 31, 2004 2:38 PM
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] new kernel problems
> > On 08/31/2004 01:03 PM, Jim Coates wrote:
> >>I am running gentoo and doing an emerge update, I got a new kernel. I
> >>an issue and the question. One, I am running 2 pvr-250s. Should I see
> >>loaded with lsmod?
> > Not unless you also have a BTTV card.
> >>I do and it is aliased to char-major-81 in
> >>/etc/modules.d/aliases... here are the references:
> >>aliases:alias char-major-81 bttv
> >>ivtv:alias char-major-81 videodev
> >>ivtv:alias char-major-81-0 ivtv
> >>is that right or should I remove the bttv line from aliases? I don't
> >>any video issues.
> > No (not right) and probably (if you want to make it correct, but since
> > your system is working, you risk causing problems). char-major-81
> > be aliased to videodev. char-major-81-[devnum] should be aliased to the
> > driver for the video device (as you've done with char-major-81-0).
I managed to get lirc working but bttv is still loading. Any suggestions?
There are no files in /etc or below that reference bttv...
lisa ~ # lsmod | grep bttv
bttv 149964 0
video_buf 21124 1 bttv
v4l2_common 6400 1 bttv
btcx_risc 5000 1 bttv
soundcore 10336 2 snd,bttv
i2c_algo_bit 9480 2 bttv,ivtv
i2c_core 24212 7
videodev 10368 2 bttv,ivtv
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