[mythtv-users] Re: pvr-250MCE, debian and kernel 2.6 woes...

John Andersen jsa at video.homelinux.org
Sat Sep 25 20:45:22 EDT 2004

On Saturday 25 September 2004 12:59, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 09/25/2004 04:24 PM, John Andersen wrote:
> >And as others (should) have mentioned, you NEED NOT do this
> >at all if you are only interested in channels less than X, where X
> >is 62 in NTSC.
> Actually, that would be 62 for Cable and 14 for OTA, and only applies to
> NTSC (since the tuner is NTSC only).
> >Just force tuner=39 in the modprobe.
> And it will be close, but not exact.  You will probably still have
> problems with cable channels 20 and/or 21 (and there's a very small
> possibility that 22 will also cause problems).

I have _very_ slight herringbone on 22 (but then its also there on
my TV),  21 is fine (PVR-350), my cable has no signal on 20, (probably
just as well).

I have to run a line by line comparison against SuSE's tuner.o/h because
one never knows what SuSE may have back-ported.


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