[mythtv-users] No GUID showing up in Firewire capture card setup

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat May 15 01:31:35 UTC 2010

On 05/14/2010 08:55 PM, Bob Shanteau wrote:
> Greg Woods wrote:
>> Or, as someone else suggested, perhaps the cable boxes don't actually 
>> have active firewire ports.
> I checked with Comcast and they showed me the hidden diagnostic menu 
> that shows the firewire ports are enabled but not active.
>> Have you tried connecting any other firewire devices to see if they 
>> at least show up in plugreport?
> The cable box is the only Firewire device I have.

Or, as some others (who are smarter than me) have said (I'm just 
relaying a message here--I know nothing of firewire), maybe Motorola 
added a new model ID number for your box and you just need to add that 
to firewiredevice.cpp .

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