[mythtv-users] hvr2250 wont tune?

Patrick Oglesby octoberblu3 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 21 15:55:24 UTC 2011

On Sun, Aug 21, 2011 at 10:35 AM, Dan Armbrust
<daniel.armbrust.list at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Check dmesg for missing firmware.  With kernel 2.6.37 and later, the
>> firmware file changed to include support for analog.  If this is the
>> case, then you just need the newer firmware file here
>> http://www.steventoth.net/linux/hvr22xx/firmwares/4019072/
>> - Patrick
>> _______________________________________________
> That was my first problem... (although, me looking at the wrong log
> file made it take longer than it should have to diagnose)
> After I fixed that issue, the tuners at least reappeared in /dev/dvb/.
> Now they just don't work... and I don't know where to look next.
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Now that I reread your original post again, I see you alluded to
fixing the firmware problem.

So do you have the 1600 and 2250 using the same input source?  Either
way, you might try rescanning with the 2250, or using some external
scanner like scte65scan to see if you can pick up anything with the

The only time I have the black screen problem with my 2250 is when the
channel moved and I have to rescan to find the new location.

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