[mythtv-users] ivtv in new fedora8 kernel causing problems?
mache at creeger.com
Wed Aug 6 04:30:44 UTC 2008
I am using the latest Fedora 9 kernel along with the Nvidia kernel
I noticed that some folks run "/usr/local/bin/v4l2-ctl
--set-audio-input=1 -d /dev/video0" in a cron job that runs every
minute as a solution. v4l2-ctl is not part of the Fedora 9 load.
Anyone know where I can find it?
At 06:28 PM 8/5/2008, John P Poet wrote:
>On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 6:59 PM, Mache Creeger <mache at creeger.com> wrote:
> > At 09:55 AM 4/16/2008, George Galt wrote:
> > On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 8:23 AM, Kevin Plew <kevin at plewnet.com> wrote:
> >> No, it didn't work. I tried adding it as suggested to my change-channel
> >> script.
> >> change_channel
> >> #!/bin/sh
> >> if [ "X$1" = "X" ] || [ "X$2" = "X" ]; then
> >> echo "Usage: $0 <port> <channel number>"
> >> echo
> >> exit;
> >> fi
> >> /usr/local/bin/directv.pl port $1 setup_channel $2 hide
> >> /usr/local/bin/fix_audio &
> >> fix_audio
> >> #!/bin/bash
> >> sleep 3
> >> /usr/bin/v4l2-ctl -c audio_emphasis=0
> >> This command works, but I need to run it for both /dev/video0 and
> >> /dev/video1 running from cron every minute.
> >> "/usr/bin/v4l2-ctl -d /dev/video0 --set-audio-input=1"
> >> Kind of frustrating, but myth and the community are still the best.
> >> Kevin Plew
> >> Dad & Webmaster
> > Kevin:
> > I assume you are pulling your audio in through the "audio in" jack and
> > your video through either the s-video or composite in. Is there
> > anyone getting bad audio through the tuner input or is it only the
> > audio-in that is an issue?
> > George
> > I am having the same problem with Fedora 9 with a PVR-150 using the two
> > stereo input (red and white) jacks for audio and the composite video input
> > jack (yellow) for the video. I use it to capture the output from my Comcast
> > cable decoder box.
> > Are there any ideas on how to resolve this? I have a PVR-500 that uses the
> > tuners on Fedora 9 and I never have had a problem with the audio there.
> > However, with the changes looming next February, I am assuming
> that I become
> > more dependent on this feature to record content from a decoder box.
> > I had the same problem on my VIA EPIA M10000 running Fedora 8 and just
> > replaced it with a new PVR-150 and an Asus P1-AH2 running Fedora 9. Same
> > problem persists on the new hardware so I guess it is not hardware related.
> > I will try the work around listed above.
> > -- Mache
>I no longer use a PVR-x50 card, but when I did, I had this problem.
>For me, It was very kernel specific. I don't know what kernel you are
>using, but try a different one.
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