[mythtv-users] Is V4L support being removed in 0.25?

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Sun Nov 27 14:40:03 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-11-23 at 10:55 -0600, Saul A. Peebsen wrote:
> I have a V4L card that worked fine in .22 and .23, started giving me
> problems in .24 and is not recognized in .25. Nothing is wrong with
> hardware, I can use it fine with mplayer.
> The other card I have is PVR-250. It worked fine before .24, started
> having problems in .24 and now in .25 it still works but gives me an
> error every time I want to change the channel. Works fine with mplayer, too.
> So my question is is this kind of hardware still supported? Shall I
> troubleshoot, open bugs, etc?

It is still supported. You may want to look at #9825 for some existing
issues that have been reported. None of the developers running trunk
is still using a PVR-250 or frame-grabber card so the way we know
about problems is via troubleshooting by MythTV users like you.

-- Daniel

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