[mythtv-users] Re: please help... still getting b&w with PVR-150

Ricardo Kleemann ricardo at americasnet.com
Fri Jul 15 01:04:54 EDT 2005

> woah woah woah.... you can't use the pvr 250-350 firmware with the 150...
> http://ivtv.writeme.ch/tiki-index.php?page=Drivers+and+Firmware
> that will tell you about the firmware and the stuff you need for the 150.
> The black and white issue i have seen with the 3x series ivtv driver. I
> suggest you downgrade to
> http://www.ivtv.tv/releases/ivtv-0.2/


So I downgraded to 0.2 and I still get b&w ! :-(

Here's the ivtv output again. Anyone know how I can get encoder version 
0x02040011? Below it suggests I should use that version. Anyway, so I'm 
still getting b&w video with the 0.2 drivers... Any suggestions?

ivtv: ==================== START INIT IVTV ====================
ivtv: version 0.2.0 (rc3j) loading
ivtv: Linux version: 2.6.12-1.1390_FC4smp SMP 686 REGPARM 4KSTACKS gcc-4.0
ivtv: In case of problems please include the debug info
ivtv: between the START INIT IVTV and END INIT IVTV lines when
ivtv: mailing the ivtv-devel mailinglist.
ivtv: Unknown card: vendor/device: 4444/0016, subsystem vendor/device: 
ivtv: Defaulting to WinTV PVR 150 card
ivtv: Please mail the vendor/device and subsystem vendor/device IDs and what 
kind of
ivtv: card you have to the ivtv-devel mailinglist: 
ivtv: Prefix your subject line with [UNKNOWN CARD].
ivtv: Found an iTVC16 based chip
ivtv: XXX PCI device: 0x7190 vendor: 0x8086
cx25840: FW image '/lib/modules/HcwMakoA.ROM' of size 13883 loaded.
cx25840: FW image md5 digest: a6f6a90a3be338cdb89d59e835798408
cx25840: FW image sha1 digest: ad2872fb98ad43b6c4afa45d239a57010edebe84
ivtv: i2c attach [client=cx25840,ok]
ivtv: i2c attach [client=tveeprom,ok]
tveeprom: Hauppauge: model = 26552, rev = B268, serial# = 7865176
tveeprom: tuner = LG TAPE H001F MK3 (idx = 68, type = 47)
tveeprom: tuner fmt = NTSC(M) (eeprom = 0x08, v4l2 = 0x00001000)
tveeprom: audio_processor = MSP3410D (type = 5)
ivtv: Tuner Type 47, Tuner formats 0x00001000, Radio: yes, Model 0x00892598, 
Revision 0xc031b9eb
ivtv: NTSC tuner detected
ivtv: Radio detected
ivtv: i2c attach [client=(tuner unset),ok]
tuner 1-0061: chip found @ 0xc2 (ivtv i2c driver #0)
wm8775: Ignoring new-style parameters in presence of obsolete ones
wm8775: Setting register ADCFMT (7) to 1, R11.0..1, old value 02
wm8775: Setting register ADCMS (8) to 1, R12.8..8, old value 00
wm8775: Setting register DCY (24) to 8, R18.4..7, old value 03
wm8775: Setting register NGAT (27) to 1, R19.0..0, old value 00
wm8775: Setting register LRBOTH (30) to 1, R21.8..8, old value 00
wm8775: Setting register AMX (33) to 15, R21.0..3, old value 01
wm8775: Updating register 0 (R23), config: 2e01 active: 2e00.
wm8775: Skipping register 1 (R7), config: 0e00 active: 0e00.
wm8775: Updating register 2 (R11), config: 1622 active: 1621.
wm8775: Updating register 3 (R12), config: 1802 active: 1902.
wm8775: Skipping register 4 (R13), config: 1a00 active: 1a00.
wm8775: Skipping register 5 (R14), config: 1ccf active: 1ccf.
wm8775: Skipping register 6 (R15), config: 1ecf active: 1ecf.
wm8775: Skipping register 7 (R16), config: 207b active: 207b.
wm8775: Skipping register 8 (R17), config: 2200 active: 2200.
wm8775: Updating register 9 (R18), config: 2432 active: 2482.
wm8775: Updating register 10 (R19), config: 2600 active: 2601.
wm8775: Skipping register 11 (R20), config: 2826 active: 2826.
wm8775: Updating register 12 (R21), config: 2a01 active: 2b0f.
ivtv: i2c attach [client=wm8775,ok]
ivtv: Encoder revision: 0x02050032
ivtv: Encoder Firmware may be buggy, use version 0x02040011
ivtv: Configuring WinTV PVR 150 card with 5 streams
ivtv: Create DMA stream 0 using 256 16384 byte buffers  4194304 kbytes total
ivtv: Registered v4l2 device, streamtype 0 minor 0
ivtv: Create DMA stream 1
ivtv: Registered v4l2 device, streamtype 1 minor 32
ivtv: Create stream 2 using 40 52224 byte buffers  2097152 kbytes total
ivtv: Registered v4l2 device, streamtype 2 minor 224
ivtv: Create DMA stream 3 using 455 4608 byte buffers  2097152 kbytes total
ivtv: Registered v4l2 device, streamtype 3 minor 24
ivtv: Create stream 4
ivtv: Registered v4l2 device, streamtype 4 minor 64
ivtv: Setting Tuner 47
tuner 1-0061: type set to 47 (LG NTSC (TAPE series))
ivtv: ivtv_enc_thread: pid = 2810, itv = 0xe8b8c520
ivtv: Switching standard to NTSC.
ivtv: Initialized WinTV PVR 150, card #0
ivtv: ====================  END INIT IVTV  ====================

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