[mythtv-users] Downloading camera causes mythbackend to stop recording?

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Wed Apr 19 05:53:47 UTC 2006

On Apr 18, 2006, at 10:21 PM, Yan Seiner wrote:

> OK, I have a mystery....
> Myth 0.18, using hotplug to download cameras...  The cameras are
> ordinary usb-storage devices.  Whenever I download a camera,  
> mythbackend
> quits recording.....
> The system is FC2, with a self-compiled myth on it....
> I am open to suggestions on this one; I have no idea where to start
> looking....
> The only thing I can think of is some sort of conflict between the
> PVR-150 drivers and the usb-storage drivers....
> I don't think that the digital tuner quits; I think it's only the
> PVR-150 that stops....
> Ideas?  Comments?
> Time to sacrifice a goat?  Spill some sacrificial wine?  Or drink  
> some?

I'd drink some sacrificial Jack Daniels (shouldn't that be  

If these "cameras" are ordinary USB storage devices what are you  
"downloading"? Do you mean just plugging in the device?

What does your system log say when you plug in the camera?

What "digital tuner" are you talking about ?

When you say "quits recording" do you mean it stops a recording in  
progress? or just won't start any more recordings?

I know, questions, questions, but I don't understand what is  
happening, so I ask.

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