[mythtv-users] /dev/video0

Brad Fuller bradallenfuller at yahoo.com
Mon Mar 5 16:55:31 UTC 2007

David Lynam wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a bit of an issue, i had mythtv up and running on both a 
> frontend/backend and seperate frontend machine and it worked fine. I 
> then tried to include a new XBOX frontend. While trying to get the XBOX 
> using the PC monitor and trying to scan for AV i seem to have deleted 
> the file /dev/video0 (may have been some elses doing). I am stuck in a 
> rut here as it will allow me to do nothing sayin this cant access this 
> file. I can see the file is missing?? how can I get in back and get some 
> live tv goin again?? Please help stress is killin me :)

check to see if it's been moved to /dev/video1

if so, use mplayer to play the stream at /dev/video1 to see if that is 
your card.

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