[mythtv-users] HD-PVR issues - is there a solution?

mythtv at blandford.net mythtv at blandford.net
Tue Mar 1 23:16:55 UTC 2011

> Hello,
> I have been watching this thread as well but haven't yet chimed in.
> I have seen two issues with my HD-PVR
> 1) 0 length recordings.  I had several of these when I first got my
> HD-PVR ( in Dec of 2010 ).  I switched to using streaming instead of NFS
> for recordings and this issue cleared up.  I haven't had any zero size
> in a month or so.

I think I confused myself when replying.  This resolved the issue of the 
backend dying when changing channels, not the 0 byte recording issues. 
I guess I don't really know what cleared that up.

> 2) Audio Sync over SPDIF.  I have a dish vip211 receiver connected to my
> HD-PVR.  I get audio sync issues in maybe one in three recordings.  I
> moved to a stereo connection today because it drove my wife crazy.  I am
> still looking for a solution to this problem.  I am on the 0x15 firmware
> which according to Hauppauge's web site should fix this issue but
> clearly doesn't resolve it for everyone.


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