[mythtv-users] vertical lines from pvr-500
R. Geoffrey Newbury
newbury at mandamus.org
Thu Sep 15 14:14:15 UTC 2005
On Wed, 14 Sep 2005 20:17:14 -0400, Scot L. Harris wrote:
>On Wed, 2005-09-14 at 19:18, Tim Hamer wrote:
>> Garry Cook wrote:
>> > On 9/14/05, *Scot L. Harris* <webid at cfl.rr.com
>> > <mailto:webid at cfl.rr.com>> wrote:
>> > On Wed, 2005-09-14 at 16:18, Tim Hamer wrote:
>> > >
>> > > try the newest unstable drivers from the ivtv site. they might
>> > not work
>> > > perfectly though, so you might have to try a couple versions.
>> > i've been
>> > > using .3.7d for a while now with no problems.
>> > Thanks for yours and Garry Cook's response.
>> > It looks like I have 0.3.7k from ATRPMS. Should I try an older version?
>> > At least I know this has worked. Just need to figure out what level of
>> > sacrifice I need to make to get it to work. :)
>> > I wouldn't recommend going with older drivers, unless you had it working
>> > and upgraded, which broke things, then you might want to roll back. The
>> > version numbers increment for a reason, things should be getting better
>> > with each new version.
>> > The only reason that I mentioned my old driver version was because I
>> > seem to answer the question 'Is the PVR500 working for anyone' a few
>> > times a week. Each time I say something like 'with drivers from about 2
>> > months ago', which probably isn't very helpful, so I just wanted to post
>> > the actual driver version before someone called me on it.
>> yeah, the newest drivers should be fine. my problem was with using the
>> rpms. i guess some people get them to work with 150/500s but i couldnt.
>Will check out the drivers on sourceforge. Maybe that will work.
>Either that or I will have to sacrifice larger animals the machine. And
>here I thought the days of making sacrifices to the SCSI chain were
You probably neglected the phase of the moon when you did the last
sacrifice. Chickens for *new* moon and goats for *old* moon...And middle
of the cycle like right now..forget it!
R. Geoffrey Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
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