[mythtv-users] PMT issue

Asher freedenizen at gmail.com
Fri Feb 2 14:56:19 UTC 2007

On 2/2/07, Chris Dos <chris at chrisdos.com> wrote:> Well, talked with
the IVTV group, and it seems that they made a change in the make
> menuconfig for 2.6.19.  After deselecting in menuconfig:
> *Autoselect pertinent encoders/decoders and other helper chips*
> and then enabling the appropriate modules, my PVR-350 and PVR-150 both work again instead
> of just the PVR-350 card.
> I was looking at my signal strength, and it seems that only one channel is having issues
> and it's signal strength is border line for the HD-3000 and the HD-5500.  I've gotten the
> PMT issue now on both cards now, so it's not just the HD-5500 like I originally thought.
> I'm thinking that channel 4-1 on frequency 35 for KCNC-DT CBS in Denver, Colorado may have
> lowered their signal output, as it's the lowest power for all my local stations now.  I'm
> going to mess with my cable run from my OTA antenna and see if I can shorten it to
> increase signal strength, otherwise, it's time for a AMP.

Ahh yeah, on gentoo when I went to re-emerge ivtv it gave me an error
about not having the right options in the kernel so I caught that.
Someone else has opened:
for the problem.  My HD-5500 is hooked up to digital cable, all the
connections tightened down, so while it still may be a signal level,
the signal shouldn't be so low as to be having this problem all of a

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