[mythtv-users] udev and DVB-T devices

Lindsay Mathieson lindsay.mathieson at optusnet.com.au
Sun Jun 22 11:27:36 UTC 2008

Phill Edwards wrote:
>> How can a force DVB-T device to a particulary adaptor number using udev?
>> I'm ok doing it single devices, but DVB cards are a set of devices
>> (demux0  dvr0  frontend0  net0) under /dev/dvb/adaptor<n>
>> Promise to write up on the wiki :)
> I think this has been asked a lot. You could search at
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/
> Or you may find what you want at
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/Device_Filenames_and_udev

Thanks Phill, the second link is excellent. Think I might be stuffed though.

My LifeView Walker Twin generates two adaptors and the only udevinfo 
that differs between them changes on each reboot. I have nothing that 
can reliably differentiate them.


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