[mythtv-users] Puzzled about HVR-2250 install

Patrick Oglesby octoberblu3 at gmail.com
Sat Nov 21 02:49:56 UTC 2009

On Fri, Nov 20, 2009 at 3:20 PM,  <stefan_jones at comcast.net> wrote:
> Thanks for the additional notes.
> I kept my F12 install pretty lean; I don't think I installed any of the
> development packages at all. If I'm only interested in cookbook-style
> compiles of others' code which dev package should I install?
> (To date I've had the luck of picking hardware that was already
> kernel-supported or had pre-built drivers in repositiories.)
> Thanks
> Stefan


In addition to the downloading instructions above, you will need
kernel headers and the usual gcc, make, etc.  You can limit which
drivers are made by running "make menuconfig" or "make xconfig" and
deselecting options just like compiling kernels.  (xconfig requires

Your kernel is new enough to compile the saa7164 module.  I am running myself.

Good luck,

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