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

Mark Lord mythtv at rtr.ca
Sun Apr 10 19:11:33 UTC 2011

On 11-04-10 02:48 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 4/10/2011 14:23, Drew Tomlinson wrote:
>> Thanks Mark.  I think you've found my issue.  Now I'll see if I can
>> either edit the ebuild or build from source.  Not too familiar with
>> either but I think I've found the spot to add a line in the ebuild.
> There's nothing to fix in the ebuild, because there is nothing wrong 
> with the ebuild.  There is no mention of V4L or IVTV because both are 
> enabled by default in configure.  They are not being built into your 
> packages because configure has determined your system is not capable of 
> using them.  Nothing in the ebuild, besides having it locally patch 
> against ticket 9595, will force it otherwise.

So the best option is to downgrade to linux-2.6.36, where everything still works,
and rebuild mythtv against that kernel.  Pass on 2.6.38 for now.


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