[mythtv-users] [Fwd: PVR-150 - Random Noise/Blockiness top 1/6 of screen]

Scott Carr scarr at progbits.com
Wed Oct 26 10:11:47 EDT 2005

Lee Koloszyc wrote:
> Occasionaly while recording or watching TV the channel will have a 
> band of white/black transparent blocks at the top of the screen, 
> probably about 1/6 of the whole height (about 4-6 in. on a 36in TV).  
> Switching to a new channel and back will cause it to go away.
> I tried searching for the answer but must not have been searching on 
> the right terms.
> I am running the PVR-150 with IVTV 4.0 drivers.  I have run with other 
> versions of IVTV with the same problem. Currently I am using S-Video 
> in, but it did the same thing with Cable in on both my Pentium 3 and 
> the current Athlon 64 machine.
> Has anyone had this problem have a solution for it?
> Thanks,
> Lee
Yes, I have run into this problem on occasion.  I believe it is a 
FirmWare problem, not necessarily with the IVTV drivers.  I haven't 
fixed it yet, on my side, but if you find something let me know.

Scott Carr
Documentation Co-Lead

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