[mythtv-users] Why can't I get channels registered for the hdhomerun prime - mythtv .24

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Sep 9 21:36:16 UTC 2012

On 09/09/2012 05:05 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 9/8/2012 23:10, Rick wrote:
>> MythTV Version   : v0.24.1-99-gfdfc989
> MythTV 0.24 cannot fetch channels for an HDHomeRun Prime, and Primes 
> in general cannot be scanned. There is a convoluted route where you 
> have to remove the Video Source from the HDHR, tie it to a dummy 
> analog tuner, fetch the channels, and then remove the dummy tuner and 
> connect the Video Source back to the HDHR.
> Better option, upgrade to 0.25, where MythTV will allow pulling a 
> lineup directly to a Prime, and natively supports all three tuners on 
> the Prime.

And note that the approach I mentioned won't work without 0.25--so 
Raymond is right, and the proper approach is to upgrade to 0.25.


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