[mythtv-users] MythTV Does Not See PVR-250 - Must Fix Before Wife Returns!

Mark Lord mythtv at rtr.ca
Sun Apr 10 18:20:42 UTC 2011

On 11-04-10 02:15 PM, Mark Lord wrote:
> On 11-04-10 02:06 PM, Drew Tomlinson wrote:
> ,,
>> ivtv0: Registered device video0 for encoder MPG (4096 kB)
>> ivtv0: Registered device video32 for encoder YUV (2048 kB)
>> ivtv0: Registered device vbi0 for encoder VBI (1024 kB)
>> ivtv0: Registered device video24 for encoder PCM (320 kB)
>> ivtv0: Initialized card: Hauppauge WinTV PVR-250
>> ivtv: End initialization
> Okay.  If mythtv-setup still doesn't give a "Card Type" option for IVTV MPEG-2,
> then your copy of mythtv may not have been built with "--enable-ivtv" in the config.
> Can you get the source package and see what config options they used?

>From the gihub link you posted earlier, I found this file:


That appears to be the one that actually configures/builds mythtv,
and there's no mention of --enable-ivtv therein.

If you can build from the source package, then add that config option
to that file and try again?


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