[mythtv-users] tv_grab_uk_rt hanging?

David Watkins watkinshome at gmail.com
Thu Feb 22 09:14:29 UTC 2007


On 21/02/07, David Campbell <dave at cpfc.org> wrote:
> I have just purchased a new nova-t-500 dual tuner card and installed it.
>  I have deleted all other cards on my system.
>
> When I try and configure the card it hangs in mythsetup, video sources
> when I select UK
>
> I can see it is running
>
> sh -c tv_grab_uk_rt --config-file
> '/home/mythtv/.mythtv/dvb-tuner1.xmltv' --configure
>
> but it never completes and strace shows the perl process doing nothing
>
> Running
>
> sh -c tv_grab_uk_rt --config-file
> '/home/mythtv/.mythtv/dvb-tuner1.xmltv' --configure
>
> manually outputs channel information to stdout and seems to work
>
> Any thoughts?

I think it's waiting for input from you, to select channels. That's
what the --configure switch does.

If you tab to the terminal window where you started mythtv-setup you
should be able to go through the (text-based) xmltv config; and when
you finish you will be back to the mythtv-setup screen.


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