[mythtv-users] analog tuner on HVR-1600 not capturing?

Robert Rust rjrbytes at gmail.com
Fri Jun 29 02:54:07 UTC 2012

On Thu, Jun 28, 2012 at 10:45 AM, Lawrence Houston <
mythtv at greenfield.dyndns.org> wrote:

> Robert:
> On Thu, 28 Jun 2012, Robert Rust wrote:
>  On Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 11:07 PM, Lawrence Houston
>> <mythtv at greenfield.dyndns.org> wrote:
>> Back when I was using the Analog Side of my HVR-1600 Cards at first I
>> was "Fooled" into accepting "Analog V4L" as the Card Type since MythTV
>> would Probe the HVR-1600 Cards, although they only work with "IVTV
>> MPEG-2" Card Type selected...  Double Check you have the correct card
>> type selected???
>> Yep.  I'm pretty sure MythTV isn't even the root of the problem, since cat
>> /dev/video0 doesn't produce a data file. I just thought I'd ask here in
>> case
>> someone else had encountered a similar problem.
> I was working on the assumption that when one has configured "IVTV MPEG-2"
> verses "Analog V4L" as one's Card Type that MythTV has in fact assured that
> the "Correct" Device Driver had been loaded/linked, since if memory serves
> both Probe the HVR-1600 Card on the /dev/video0 Device, although ONLY the
> "IVTV MPEG-2" Card Type works within MythTV???
> For what it's worth, I can't get a PVR-250 card working either.  I've
ruled out IRQ conflicts (disabled the on-board audio that I don't use).
The HVR-1600 works when I put it back in the hardware I'm trying to
replace, so I know the card isn't bad.

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