[mythtv-users] Slightly OT - re-building an atrpms package

Ken Smith kens at kensnet.org
Wed Jul 28 15:18:41 UTC 2010

John Pilkington wrote:
>> Update on this. Some research pointed me to a conflict between the cx88
>> modules that come with kernel-2.6.18-194.8.1.el5.centos.plus and the
>> ones in the video4linux package. I manually removed the kernel supplied
>> ones and its now working.
>> :-) Ken
> Does this mean you could use the plain centos kernel?
> John P

I was thinking that. I have the V4L rpm installed for the vanilla kernel 
so the cx88 modules are in that tree in /lib. In the course of my 
testing I noticed that the Nova-T (cx88) cards worked when running that 
kernel. Although, again I haven't investigated why, the ivtv device 
didn't appear to work running that kernel despite it's .ko files being 



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