[mythtv-users] MythTV and Hauppage HVR-950Q
jedi at mishnet.org
Thu Sep 15 20:23:10 UTC 2011
On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 03:45:27PM -0400, James Cobban wrote:
> I am extremely frustrated trying to get MythTV to work with the
> Hauppage HVR-950Q. As I scan the forums and mailing lists I see
> thousands of people with support issues with this product.
> I am trying to run MythTV 0.24 on Ubuntu 11.04 receiving OTA ATSC
> signals from rabbit ears.
> 1. When I try to configure the HVR-950Q I am not given the option of
> scanning for channels. I have tried setting after setting, and
> that option is NEVER enabled.
You've got to pick the right type of tuner.
Admittedly, knowing which one to pick is a little counter-intuitive.
> 4. I HATE MythTVs proprietary user interface with its refusal to
> cooperate with the window manager or respond to any standard
> commands. MythTV just grabs the whole screen and then demands
Just run it in a window. A little Google goes a long way.
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