[mythtv-users] Cant load ivtv
atd7 at cornell.edu
Mon Jan 19 19:50:25 EST 2004
Quoting Ray Olszewski <ray at comarre.com>:
> At 02:29 PM 1/19/2004 -0800, John Barton wrote:
> >I m trying to get ivtv to load, but it wont
> >let me because modprobe cannot locate
> >module ivtv. I have added the appropriate
> >lines to modules.conf and modprobed the
> >necessary other modules anyway( as per the
> >ivtv instructions), but it tells me the same
> >thing either way. Anyone know why
> >this is?
> Because you did something wrong, or left some step out. Since your
> description of what you did is so vague, we're pretty luch left to guess
> what that something is.
> I'd *guess* that after you compiled the ivtv module with an appropriate
> "make" command, you then did not do a "make install". Or perhaps your
> kernel source tree does not match your working kernel (even a difference in
Also, ivtv's 'make install' didn't run depmod last time I did an install.
So the procedure, within the ivtv directory:
su (to change to root)
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