[mythtv-users] What to use for dvb-path and a dvb-apps question

Bruce Pennypacker bruce at pennypacker.org
Thu Jun 9 15:24:43 UTC 2005

And you can get dvb-apps from http://www.linuxtv.org.  Don't just
download the tarball in the downloads directory however.  Make sure you
get the dvb-apps tree from CVS, as that's much more up-to-date.


Rich Goodin wrote:
> I'm using 2.6.11-1.27_FC3
> and use:  --enable-dvb --dvb-path=/usr/include
> Rich Goodin
> On Jun 9, 2005, at 7:54 AM, Mercury Morris wrote:
>> In mythtv-setup, I tried to add an HD-3000 card as a
>> Digital Video Broadcast (DVB) device.  In the center
>> of the screen was a line telling me to recompile with
>> DVB support.
>> Yesterday, when I compiled mythtv (0.18.20050523-1)
>> I noticed that  make --help  showed  --dvb-path.  So, I
>> Googled around, but didn't find a solid answer, and left
>> out both --enable-dvb  AND --dvb-path.  Bad idea.
>> So, now I must recompile mythtv, but what is the value
>> to use for --dvb-path ?  I should also ask about where
>> and how to get/install dvb-apps, assuming I can figure
>> out what to use for dvb-path.
>> The kernel is 2.6.12-rc6, with all the Video Adapters
>> compiled as modules, including CX88_DVB.
>> There is also a PVR-350 card installed and working,
>> using ivtv-0.3.6e.
>> If you are using a 2.6.12 kernel and have compiled
>> mythtv with DVB support, would you post what you
>> used for dvb-path ?

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