[mythtv-users] After a new install, dont see Receiver Card.

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Sat Dec 27 04:03:41 UTC 2008

On Dec 26, 2008, at 7:57 PM, clemens at dwf.com wrote:

> I did a new OS install (CentOS 5.2 rather than Fedora 6), and using
> the same kernel, and a recompiled MythTV, When mythbackend starts,
> it doesnt see the receiver cards.  This even with the SAME kernel
> (linux-
> At best there are some comments like
>    DVBChan(4:0) Error: Opening DVB frontend device failed.
>    eno: No such file or directory (2)
> Im not sure if I had to make some /dev devices in the past, but I
> dont remember doing that.
> Any thoughts on what Im missing?
> Im having enough problems here that there is probably one simple thing
> that Im missing, but at the moment its not obvious what it is.
> Any thoughts?

Did you look in /dev to see if you have any dvb devices? If so, make  
sure they are the correct ones you used in mythtv-setup

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