[mythtv-users] basic ota hdtv questions

joe byrne mythjoe at gmail.com
Sat Dec 24 23:55:47 EST 2005

Thanks for all of the input, guys. I think I'm all set.

On 12/22/05, casey dunn <casey.dunn at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12/22/05, steve at clayfish.net <steve at clayfish.net> wrote:
> > I also ran into problems on reboot with this card.  For lack of a better
> term, it had to "warm-up" a few minutes before starting the backend service,
> otherwise it would fail to tune in to the start-up channel, blank out the
> start-up channel and fail to start again until I ran mythtvsetup and put a
> start-up channel again.  Apparently this is a problem with these first
> generation air2pc cards.

Ugh.  Let's hope I don't run into this.  I've noticed surfing livetv
that it occasionally gives up.

> Yea, that can be a pain, doesn't happen to me on every reboot but every so
> often it stops recording.  Also I have to copy the firmware into
> /lib/firmware/[kernel version] because it's not incuded from the packager.

I don't think I encountered this problem.

Thanks for all of the input.

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