[mythtv-users] Help! Can't change channels after upgrade

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Jun 11 06:40:50 UTC 2008

On 06/10/2008 05:00 PM, peter at vanderwal.us wrote:
> I can't get Myth to change channels. I can open a terminal and use
> directv.pl to change channels no problem, but myth errors out.
> It acts like it's changing, the display freezes and then resumes, but it
> doesn't.  It defaults to Ch 4 and thinks it's still on 4 after trying to
> change channels (Ch4 is first channel)
> The channels all show up in the OSD but it won't go to the new channel
> when I select it.
> Checked the logs and the backend error is:
> TVRec(2): HW Tuner 2->2
> Channel(/dev/video) Error: GetCurrentChannelNum(244): Failed to find Channel
> Channel(/dev/video)::TuneTo(244): Error, failed to find channel
> TVRec(2) Error: Failed to set channel 58
> Finished recording:  channel 4294967295
> TVRec(2) Error: GetProgramRingBufferForLiveTV()
>               Program Info is invalid.



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