[mythtv-users] /dev/video0 doesn't exist

Paul Harrison mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Wed Dec 27 13:16:26 UTC 2006

Brad Fuller wrote:
> Mike Diehl wrote:
>> My limited understanding is that udev is run from coldplug.  I've got udev 
>> installed and it claims to be running.
> ok, I thought it was the other way around. but, I know nothing about 
> coldplug.
> The only way I was able to get the latest udev was to remove coldplug 
> and then update udev.
> Again, I'm _not_ the one to ask.
It depends on what version of udev you are using. Version 103 and later 
doesn't need coldplug  because udev itself will handle the module loading.

There's a good udev doc here for gentoo: 

A quick google came up with this bug that may be relevant: 

Paul H.

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