[mythtv-users] After upgrading from .21 to .22 my Hauppauge PVR-500 now shows as remote and disconnected, part 2

Matt Beadon matt.beadon at gmail.com
Mon Nov 16 22:48:11 UTC 2009

> How does mythtv know where the encoders are?

That's stored in the DB AFAIK

> I have been through my setup 4 times, all my IP addresses are correct,
> however the encoders are always reported by mythweb as remote and
> disconnected. Watching TV shows only the encoders that actually are remote.
> If I re-run mythtv setup, and specify everything as (on my master
> backend, where the encoders actually are), should that not force mythtv to
> accept the encoders as local?
I saw something similar when I changed my hostname on my system without
following the instruction here:

I went back to the old hostname and my tuners returned.  Maybe you did the

Do the tuners still work outside of mythtv?  i.e.  mplayer /dev/video0

good luck,
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