[mythtv-users] 1 step forward, 2 steps back
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Sep 24 12:34:27 EDT 2004
On 09/24/2004 11:46 AM, Tim Sailer wrote:
>On Fri, Sep 24, 2004 at 01:22:03AM -0400, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>>released an RPM of the latest video4linux snapshot that has support for
>>the tuner (see http://www.poptix.net/ivtv/Sep-2004/msg00737.html ).
>Is there any place to get non-rpm patches? I'm running Debian and a
>>BTW, I saw your other post (using tuner 9), but you'll still want to
>>update so you can use type 50. With tuner 9, you'll have problems with
>>some channels (mainly in the mid-range--those between 137.25MHz and
>>172MHz (17-21) and those between 385.25MHz and 448MHz (50-63)) if using
>>cable TV; for OTA, you won't notice a difference, but you might as well
>>use the correct definition).
>I'm stuck on channel 3 at the moment (just pulling the feed from the
>individual Sat. boxes), so that doesn't matter. However, the remote
>doesn't work with Myth, but does work at the OS level. Would the tuner
>type be the cause of this?
No. The tuner will not affect the operation of the remote. Do you have
a valid ~/.mythtv/lircrc file (i.e. if it works at the OS, you have
~/.lircrc, but myth uses a different configuration file--generally just
creating a soft link to the file at the opposite location is the easiest
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