[mythtv-users] Can't get HD-PVR to change channels over firewire

Jerry Rubinow jerrymr at gmail.com
Wed Dec 30 05:00:58 UTC 2009

On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 11:55 PM, Robert McNamara <robert.mcnamara at gmail.com
> wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 8:52 PM, Jerry Rubinow <jerrymr at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Following is the relevant portion of the log file.  I have the External
> > Command set to:
> > /usr/share/doc/mythtv-backend/contrib/channel_changers/6200ch/6200ch -g
> > 0x00195efffe82553c
> > Which I've verified works from the command line. I'm sure it's something
> > stupid I forgot to set right. Thanks for any clues.
> The error in the above log is that you have set the "preset tuner to
> channel" setting for the HD-PVR... read the tooltip for it carefully--
> it specifically cautions you that you should only set it on a device
> with a tuner-- the HD-PVR has no tuner.
> Robert

Aaaah, thanks Robert, that did the trick.  Stupid mistake.

Now _that's_ what I call service.  I was about to call it a night, and then
your reply, not two minutes after I sent my message.  Now the wife will have
TV in the morning.

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mythtv.org/pipermail/mythtv-users/attachments/20091230/fd6efb27/attachment.htm>

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list