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

Drew Tomlinson drew at mykitchentable.net
Sun Apr 10 22:47:30 UTC 2011

On 4/10/2011 3:34 PM, John Drescher wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 6:28 PM, Rob Smith<kormoc at mythtv.org>  wrote:
>> On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 3:26 PM, John Drescher<drescherjm at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>> The following overlay is easy to use and works fine with my ivtv
>>> devices in gentoo and a 2.6.38 kernel:
>>> http://github.com/MarcT/mt-mythtv/wiki
>> The official one does as well with a properly configured kernel. He'll
>> have the same issue with your build.
> To be honest I did not use the in kernel ivtv because I needed to use
> the media-build git sources from linuxtv.org to get my lirc to work. I
> am using gentoo-sources-2.6.38-r1 kernel and a few ivtv cards and I
> built mythtv from the overlay last week. All works with out any
> problems at all.

Oh boy.  I need lirc too.  Does this mean I'm going to have to do 
something else "special" to get lirc working with my Hauppauge remote?  
I just assumed that it wasn't working because myth didn't see it.

I think I might be in over my head.  No wonder I waited 2 years to 
upgrade. ;)



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