[mythtv-users] Multiple DVB Tuners and udev question

Bruce Richardson itsbruce at workshy.org
Tue Jun 17 14:42:47 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 09:47:58PM +1000, Lindsay Mathieson wrote:
> I have a dual USB DVB-T Tuner (LifeView) and a PCI DVB-T Tuner (Winfast).
> Given that they're all DVB-T tuning off the same signal for the same set 
> of channels (FTA in Australia) does it matter if the device assignment 
> shifts around after boot? I still have /dev/dvb/adaptor0 - 
> /dev/dvb/adaptor2 no matter what.
> So hopefully I don't have to bother with udev rules?

Not unless you have to make specific settings (e.g. changing timeouts)
for specific adapters.  If you find yourself doing that, you'll need


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