[mythtv-users] Problem getting AverTVHD A180 going.

Kevin Kuphal kuphal at dls.net
Wed Mar 7 17:16:55 UTC 2007

mike wrote:
> Guys, I hope this is simple, because it's killing me!
> I have a perfectly working MythTV on Debian etch, brand new core-duo 2.4, lots 
> of all the stuff. My TV card is a PVR-150. Works beautifully.
> So now, I want to add a card to get the hi-definition, and I don't know what 
> to do. I follow this wiki:
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/AVerTV_HD_A180
> I get the driver loaded, modprobe saa7134-dvb.
>  My local cable is COX and there are TWO listings on zap2it: 
> 1.Cox Comm South County - San Diego   
> 2.Cox Comm South County - San Diego - Digital 
> (I have been using the #1 for my PVR150)
> I do "mythtv-setup" and add capture card, select "DVB DTV  capture card (v3.x)
> I click finish. I then point my input connection for the A180 to the "digital" 
> source.
Did you scan for channels?  Just matching the input source to the 
listing source doesn't do anything for HD cards.  You need to scan for 
channels, then use the Frontend channel editor feature to edit the names 
that are found (if any) to your station names from your listing and set 
the xmltvids


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