[mythtv-users] Hauppauge 1600 card type

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Jun 29 06:12:49 UTC 2011

On 06/29/2011 12:40 AM, Adrian Fox wrote:
> I'm trying to set up mythtv again after having reinstalled Gentoo.  I 
> have a Hauppauge 1600 card which used to work.  The problem is that 
> the card type I used to use is no longer in the available options - 
> Capture cards, new capture card, card type.  It used to be ATSC/QAM 
> 3.x or something like that but nothing in the possibilities is even close.

It's "DVB DTV capture card (v3.x)"

> The firmware is loaded and appropriate xc18 modules are loading (with 
> udev).  It doesn't seem like a driver issue, but if it were, would the 
> options for card type just not appear?  Incidentally, when "IVTV 
> MPEG-2 encoder card" is selected, which should work for the analog 
> half of the card, the screen says "Failed to open," indicating that 
> there is a problem with the analog side as well.
> Searching through google and the mailing list archives hasn't turned 
> up anything that would help.  Any suggestions?

What do you get from:

mythbackend --version


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