[mythtv] mythtv-setup - Capture Card Setup - FE_GET_INFO ioctl failed

David Watkins watkinshome at gmail.com
Fri Apr 13 10:35:59 UTC 2012

On 13 April 2012 08:48, poma <pomidorabelisima at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi There,
> While setting/probing devices in 'Capture Card Setup' errors emerges:
> mythtv-setup
>   C  mythtv-setup version: fixes/0.25 [v0.25-7-g13bc14c] www.mythtv.org
> ..
>   E  FE_GET_INFO ioctl failed (/dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0)
> eno: No such device (19)

Make sure mythbackend is not running.
Make sure no other applications are running that might be using the DVB devices
Make sure you're running mythtv-setup as the same user that the backend runs as.
Check permissions on the /dev/dvb/.. devices are suitable for the user
that you are running as.

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