[mythtv-users] I got this far and now i am frustrated

Fintan Gaughan fgaughan at gmail.com
Thu May 4 04:12:38 EDT 2006

On 27/04/06, Fintan Gaughan <fgaughan at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 26/04/06, Malcolm Box <malcolm.box at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 23/04/06, Fintan Gaughan <fgaughan at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > So i did a yum install Mplayer
> > > then mplayer -vo xv /tmp/test_capture.mpg
> > > Test out put was grey and nothing there
> >
> > When you say grey, do you mean a plain grey output, or a static grey
> > mess (like an untuned TV station)?
> A grey output just plain grey nothing tuned in
> I am away working so i wont be back to my mythtv till saturday grr.
> soon as i am home i will look at everyones suggestions so thanks everyone

Thank you all as i have the set up working now... brilliant!!!

Now to find cable etc for the back of tv but in pc world uk its 25 ..
i am not sure which to get.
The tv only has scart and ariel connection( this tv will have to do
till we save up for a new one with PC connection.


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