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

Yeechang Lee ylee at pobox.com
Mon Sep 10 01:41:41 UTC 2012

Raymond Wagner <raymond at wagnerrp.com> says:
> 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.

The directions for 0.24 Raymond refers to are available at

MythTV FAQ Q: "Cheap frontend/backend?" A: Revo, $200-300 @ Newegg
Q: "Record HD cable/satellite?" A: Hauppauge HD-PVR, $200 @ Newegg
Q: "Can't change Live TV channels w/multirec!" A: Hit NEXTCARD key
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