[mythtv-users] DVB-T Tuner
aristide at vtxmail.ch
Wed Nov 28 11:25:16 UTC 2007
KH Chai wrote:
> I have a WinTV-HVR-900 DVB-T tuner card, that I have been trying to get
> it working on MythDora 4.0. No luck so far, only a big headache for the
> past 2 weeks. I have an EPIA EX15000 system setup specifically for
> viewing DVB-T. MythTV is able to detect the tuner, but fail to scan any
> available channels. I even tried connecting the tuner through a DVB-T
> modulator by feeding it some recorded TS stream. It just couldn’t
> detect the channels. MythTV is pretty much installed with MythDora, so
> I didn’t do much on the installation. All I did is follow through
> configuration wizard. Also, the remote control is not working either.
> However, I manage to get the tuner working on my laptop running
> Windows. I started to think it’s the driver issue. Anyone has ever
> work on this issue before?
AFAIK, the HVR-900 is not "officially" supported under linux (not by the
Someone ist maintaining a driver, but it seems that that person has a clash
with the developpers of the dvb-stuff in the kernel.
Here the link to the wiki about the driver, where you can find plenty of
I own one of these devices, and when I tryed to get it working, it
conflicted with the ivtv drivers (on Ubuntu 6.06), so be careful.
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