[mythtv-users] mythtv 0.26 - cannot play live TV on PVR250

Saul A. Peebsen jaglover at gmail.com
Sat Nov 24 00:57:23 UTC 2012

On Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:52:41 -0500
Jerry <mythtv at hambone.e4ward.com> wrote:

> On Thu, Nov 8, 2012 at 6:37 AM, jrh <jharbestonus at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I have the same problem, and opened a pair of trac tickets for
> > this. I am assuming you are trying to watch analog TV.
> >
> > The tickets I opened are http://code.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/11211
> > and 11212.  They are classified as hang/deadlock.
> >
> >
> I don't experience a hang/deadlock but I can't change channels on my
> PVR-500.  I can change to a channel on my HDHR Prime and then change
> to a different channel on the PVR-500 (and then back to the HDHR
> Prime, etc.), but I can't change from a PVR-500 channel to a
> different PVR-500 channel. When I try this, the tuner times out and
> mythtv goes back to the mythfrontend menu.  I seem to be stable as
> long as I tiptoe through the channels. :)

This is exactly the problem I'm having. Started with 0.24. I was told
my PVR-250 is ancient (Julius Caesar used it), get a decent one, like
2250. So I got a 2250. Still no joy. :(

Cheers, Saul

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