[mythtv-users] Odd PVR-350 FC2 Error: /dev/video0 Input/output
cythrault at gmail.com
Fri Sep 17 23:48:27 EDT 2004
Please ignore if you're not the intended receipient.
Are you the Daniel Savard that worked at SIT and GESPRO upon a time?
On Fri, 17 Sep 2004 23:10:12 -0400, Daniel Savard
<daniel.savard at gmail.com> wrote:
> Skipping back to some of my suggestions. The modifications in the
> modules.conf never aimed at solving your problem with the access to
> the /dev/video0. But, it's a required change to avoid some problems
> that may appear later with a mis-behavior of the ivtv driver. So, keep
> your modules.conf as suggested if you still use ivtv 0.1.10, if it
> happen you go back to ivtv 0.1.9, you old config will be required.
> I guess you have a script in /etc/init.d to startup the mythbackend.
> Can you look if the MYTH_USER is appropriately defined there? Just to
> make sure it isn't trying to start the backend with a user with
> unsufficient privileges. In fact, it should be root. Here, the scripts
> may vary from what I have on my system, since I am running a Gentoo
> On Fri, 17 Sep 2004 18:07:25 -0400, vasudeva <vasudeva at megarad.com> wrote:
> > * on 09-17-04, vasudeva wrote:
> > > * on 09-17-04, John Harvey wrote:
> > > > This may be that version of ivtv. I had similar
> > > > problems with versions around that age, several from
> > > > 108-109f gave me this error. I went back to 106y which
> > > > worked fine but you would need to use ivtvdev_drv.o
> > > > from that release. You may well find newer versions
> > > > work better. It would be worth trying the latest 110f
> > > > build.
> > >
> > > I tried 106y. That didn't work, so I tried 110i. No dice. Same
> > > exact error.
> > In light of these errors, does it make sense to try a different
> > version of MythTV itself? Or even Fedora Core 1? I'm at wit's end.
> I don't think so. It will be wasted time and may not solve at all your problem.
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