[mythtv-users] IVTV PVR 350 TV Out - ivtvdev_drv.o is unresolved

Jeff Simpson jeffsimpson at alum.wpi.edu
Tue Dec 12 06:32:57 UTC 2006

> I should comment that I am pretty green, but I follow instructions well.
> Here the directions get a little fuzzy.  I did download and compile the
> latest IVTV driver at the time which was 0.4.8 for my 2.6.12 kernel.  The
> problem is that it doesn't seem to have any effect on creating the proper
> ivtvdev_drv.o file.  All the info in this IVTV How to:
> http://www.ivtvdriver.org/index.php/Howto refers to placing the .ko
> drivers into the /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/media/video/
> directory.  The error generated in X seems to be related to a different
> problem in
> /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/ivtvdev_drv.o is unresolved!
> Can you or anyone else comment and perhpas give more specific directions?

It looks like you were following the directions on installing the ivtv
driver. What you actually want is the XDriver

I'd start here and follow the RedHat directions, since I think that
installs from source:


 - Jeff

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