[mythtv-users] PVR-250 records only one channel

Leo Przybylski przybyls at engr.arizona.edu
Thu May 5 05:30:08 UTC 2005


I figured out why it would only play for a few seconds. I needed to 
enable libmpeg2 decoding.

Still having the other problem though. I can only watch channel 4.. Even 
with LiveTV (now that I have it working.)

Leo Przybylski

Leo Przybylski wrote:

> Hello,
> I believe I saw a thread on this earlier, but I can't seem to find it. 
> If anyone has a link to the thread from the archives, that would be 
> helpful.
> My problem is that when I watch LiveTV with MythTv 0.18 using my 
> PVR-250, it only plays for about 2 seconds and then hangs and kicks 
> out. I see the following in my mythbackend output:
> 2005-05-04 21:48:01.391 Changing from None to WatchingLiveTV
> 2005-05-04 21:48:10.967 joined null string in WriteStringList
> 2005-05-04 21:48:31.243 Changing from WatchingLiveTV to None
> I am able to schedule a recording; however, no matter what station I 
> choose using the EPG, it only records channel 4. Very unusual to me.
> Does anyone have any ideas? BTW, yes. I got tired of my bt878 card and 
> am now on pvr-250. I'm happy that sound finally works. If only I could 
> watch the channel I want for longer than 2 seconds.
> Leo Przybylski
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