[mythtv-users] HD-PVR works, but not through mythtv

Nathan Stratton nathan at robotics.net
Fri Jul 10 13:31:18 UTC 2009

On Fri, 10 Jul 2009, Richard Woelk wrote:

> Nathan Stratton wrote:
>> I am running with HD-PVR firmware 0xf (also tested 
>> 0x12) and DirecTV H23-600 in 720p mode, changing channels via serial. I can 
>> cat /dev/video0 > test.ts and play it just fine, but I can't get myth to 
>> record or watch live.
> Nathan,
>   I think this line is key.
>> 2009-07-09 21:13:38.783 Unknown type, recording width was 0

Thanks, that helped! I fixed it by turning off digital audio in 
mythtv-setup and going to RCA inputs. My SPDIF cable was bad and I guess 
because it was not getting sound it would not start.

Nathan Stratton                                CTO, BlinkMind, Inc.
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