[mythtv-users] HELP! ivtv error after kernel/ivtv upgrade.

Joel Anderson bitjunkie at gmail.com
Sat Sep 1 14:26:18 UTC 2007

> As part of chasing down an audio glitch problem I upgraded my kernel,
> ivtv and alsa modules. Now I get an error trying to load ivtv. The error
> messages are not real helpful to me so I am hoping someone on the list
> knows what to do (other than go back to the old kernel/kmdl pairs. Here
> are the particulars.
> kernel:
> ivtv: 1:1.0.2-134.fc6
> the correct kmdl is loaded.
> Tried uninstalling and reinstalling, no help.
> [root at mythtv ~]# modprobe ivtv
> FATAL: Error inserting ivtv
> (/lib/modules/
> Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)

Sounds like your issues are probably due to the ivtv driver being
included in the kernel as of 2.6.22, so you don't need a separate
module package installed any more.  Actually I don't think you need to
install the alsa module package any more either, someone correct me if
that's wrong.


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