[mythtv-users] PVR-500 Problems

Paul Onley onley at att.net
Mon Sep 17 07:55:17 UTC 2012

On 09/17/2012 02:27 AM, Paul Onley wrote:
> I'm having this same problem with my PVR-500 cards. I have tried all 
> three of my cards and see the same symptoms on each. Once the card is 
> recording it will do so forever without any problem but changing 
> channels or starting a new recording I will frequently see the
> ivtv0: Encoder has died : ivtv_serialized_open
> error message. Sometimes the firmware will successfully reload but 
> most often even if the driver think that the reload was successful the 
> recording is blank or corrupt.
> I do not pretend to understand how the ivtv driver works or what 
> causes this error message but is there any thing I can do to try to 
> track down what is causing this?
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I apologize, I meant to send this to the IVTV list.

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