[mythtv-users] Cannot watch LiveTV

Devin Heitmueller dheitmueller at kernellabs.com
Thu Oct 27 22:28:10 UTC 2011

On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 6:24 PM, Michael Sullivan <msulli1355 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have determined that the driver for the USB TV card is not reliable
> enough for my taste (dmesg keeps saying that it's locking up.)  so I'm
> putting this work project on hold for now until such a time as I can get
> a PVR-250 installed in carter, which I am more comfortable with, as I
> have been using one without (much) difficulty since 2006.  In the
> meantime, I need to know how to connect my mythfrontend on carter to
> camille (the existing working myth server).  I have changed the master
> backend IP address in carter's mythtv-setup to camille's LAN address and
> the local backend IP address to  When I try to view a
> recording on carter either from camille via ssh or from carter, I can't.

You may wish to report this to the linux-media mailing list.  Mike
Isely in particular put a rather large amount of effort into making
the pvrusb2 driver stable, and would probably be interested in your


Devin J. Heitmueller - Kernel Labs

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