[mythtv-users] MythTV and TV

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Jan 29 06:23:06 UTC 2006

On 01/28/2006 08:44 PM, Yan Seiner wrote:
> I've been using MythTV successfully for about a year...
> But now I want to watch TV.

patient man...  ;)

> My setup is as follows:
> tooth - FC2 mythtv backend, mysql server, file server, and also houses 
> the WinTV card.
> hermes - KnoppMyth box.  Mounts files via NFS
> I got everything set up, as per the docs.  I can click on WatchTV on 
> hermes, and I get a mostly green window with a bar of black and color 
> fuzz at the top.  This is the typical thing you see if the TV card is 
> not set to the correct frequency/channel/standard.
> After a while, the backend says: Couldn't read data from the capture 
> card in 15 seconds. Stopping.
> ...
> 2006-01-28 16:30:08.176 NVR: Error, cannot open DSP '/dev/dsp'
> open: No such device or address

Fix your sound...


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