[mythtv-users] HowTo: 2 PVR cards?
thomas at boerkel.de
Wed Feb 18 09:28:50 EST 2004
jose rubio wrote:
> It's pretty easy actually you just turn the machine off, plug in the new
> card, turn the machine on. run myth's setup and tell it you have two
> cards (of course, you have to set up both cards too)
>>How do I know which card is which device?
> Why would you want to know? one will be attached to /dev/video0 and the
> other to /dev/video1 which one depends on where they are plugged in.
> Myth won't care though so why would you?
Hmm, good point.
>>What about modules.conf?
> I don't really mess around much with this file I just modprobe the
> modules in the order I want... but if you want you can just add one to
> the minor of the second card...that should do the trick... although
> initially I would modprobe ivtv by hand to see how it goes... When you
> load the module you will see all the info about minors for each card.
Ahh, so 1x modprobe is good for both cards.
>>What about lirc?
> what about lirc? I don't use it but why would it care how many cards
> you have?
Both cards have IR receiver, so which one will lirc listen to?
> Good luck!
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