[mythtv-users] livetv not working
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Jan 22 19:18:13 UTC 2009
On 01/22/2009 02:13 PM, Eppo Eppleston wrote:
> livetv is not working from my frontend. i added a hauppauge hdpvr and
> that is when the problem started. so i'm guessing its trying to use
> that for livetv which is what i want. the hdpvr is on /dev/video0.
> when i open mythfrontend from the command prompt i get this in the logs:
> 2009-01-22 14:06:51.282
> RingBuf(/home/ataraid/Mythtv/1011_20090122140640.mpg): Waited 8.0
> seconds for data to become available...
> 2009-01-22 14:06:51.282 Checking to see if there's a new livetv
> program to switch to..
> 2009-01-22 14:06:59.284
> RingBuf(/home/ataraid/Mythtv/1011_20090122140640.mpg) Error: Waited 16
> seconds for data, aborting.
> 2009-01-22 14:06:59.285 AFD Error: Could not find codec parameters.
> file was "/home/ataraid/Mythtv/1011_20090122140640.mpg".
> 2009-01-22 14:06:59.285 Couldn't open decoder for:
> 2009-01-22 14:06:59.285 TV: StartPlayer(0, WatchingLiveTV, main) --
> end error
> 2009-01-22 14:06:59.285 TV Error: LiveTV not successfully started
> the codec for the files at this time is HD video with AAC audio. i
> have a optical audio cable on the way, so i think that when i start
> getting audio from that input, i should be getting HD video with ac3
> audio. is it the aac audio codec that its complaining about?
> thank you
make sure you have the appropriate system configuration (i.e. udev
rules) to ensure your capture cards don't swap order.
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