[mythtv-users] PVR-150 need a solution

Ryan A. Carris racarris at gmail.com
Wed Jun 1 13:51:02 UTC 2005

On 6/1/05, Tomer Sivilya <sivilya at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I've installed the PVR-150 on my FC3 backend machine but encountered 2
> problems that I could not find any conclusive solution to:
> 1. As many have stated the IVTV driver does not load automatically on
> startup and you need to manually modprobe it... I have seen all kind
> of solutions none were for FC3 (or maybe I simply missed it).

put "modprobe ivtv" in one of your startup scripts. Lots of opinions
on which one is correct. I have it in rc.local.

> 2. I'm using the Composite INPUT so no tuner issue for me, however,
> I'm unable to capture sound. I've tried all possible configurations I
> could think of (ivtvctl -v input=?,output=? and options msp3400 once=1
> simple=1 standard=0x01)

Do you have an audio cable coming from your cable/sat. box to your
sound card?  There is no audio signal on the Composite Input, so you
have to feed it to your mythbox somehow.

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