[mythtv-users] Fedora 8 kernel upgrade breaks mythbackend?

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Fri Jun 27 23:48:03 UTC 2008

On 27/06/2008, Andrew Leahy <aleahy at knox.edu> wrote:

>  The onset of this problem seems to correspond to a kernel upgrade that I
> did at the beginning of the week.  Prior to these problems, I was running
> the stock kernel.  The problems appear to have started when I
> upgraded to the standard issue kernel.
>  I'm in a bit of a bind because I was efficient and deleted all of the older
> atrpm nvidia modules when I upgraded.  They've since been deleted from the
> atrpm yum archive and so backing down to the 2.6.24 kernel won't be easy.
>  Any ideas what is up here?

As you're using atrpms, you might try installing the latest
video4linux package which might include an updated bttv driver. There
are posts on the mythtv-dev and video4linux mailing lists discussing
problems with 2.6.25 and bttv.

Nick Morrott

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