[mythtv-users] mythtv on 2.6.18 + ivtv not possible?

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Sep 26 10:27:28 UTC 2006

On 09/26/06 06:12, Timo Boettcher wrote:

>  since there is ivtv-0.8.0 for 2.6.18, I tried to upgrade.
>  Today, I read on the ivtv-mailinglist that mythtv won't work
>  on 2.6.18 with ivtv.
>  Quoting http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=149039#c5
>  I will happily bump ivtv to 0.8 and enjoy as all the MythTV
>  users yell and scream since MythTV has had an open bug about
>  V4L2 support for 3 months and they're shipping version doesn't
>  support it. What does this mean?
>  MythTV will not work with 2.6.18 and higher kernels.
>  Has anyone here tried that configuration and got results?

It's definitely not possible because the guys from Gentoo said it's not.


MythTV 0.20 was tagged at 11132 (which, by my ruler comes after 10589).  
11274 was applied to 0.20-fixes.


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