[mythtv-users] Sudden problem with dual pcHDTV

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Dec 19 16:01:45 UTC 2008

On 12/19/2008 10:59 AM, Kevin Bailey wrote:
> All of a sudden (started Wednesday), my dual pcHDTV 3000 is having
> trouble. (Whatever its calling) the second card won't record or
> display anything, and tuning the first card takes about a minute.
> Nothing has changed, although we had a couple power outages.
> It only has one kernel - 2.6.24-19-generic from hardy - so
> it couldn't have switched. (I've since figured out why the UPS
> didn't save it.)
> I removed one tuner completely (from the configuration, not
> physically) and it seems to be doing ok.
> Anyone else run into this ? Or have an idea ?

First step after any power failure:  run optimize_mythdb.pl (while the
backend is running).


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