[mythtv-users] Static, static, static on every channel
H P Ladds
householdwords at gmail.com
Wed Jan 11 22:30:29 UTC 2006
On 1/11/06, Wendy Seltzer <wseltzer at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/11/06, H P Ladds <householdwords at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Installing Mythtv for the first time -- Grrrr.
> > 1st Problem (as indicated by my mythbackend error messages below)
> > seems to be that I don't have the correct encoding set up or the
> > correct codec for my ATI Wonder VE card:
> > 2006-01-11 13:23:35.164 Changing from None to WatchingLiveTV
> > 2006-01-11 13:23:35.224 Unknown video codec
> > 2006-01-11 13:23:35.224 Please go into the TV Settings, Recording Profiles
> > and
> > 2006-01-11 13:23:35.224 setup the four 'Software Encoders' profiles.
> > 2006-01-11 13:23:35.224 Assuming RTjpeg for now.
> > 2006-01-11 13:23:35.224 NVR: Error, unknown audio codec
> > 2006-01-11 13:24:16.996 Changing from WatchingLiveTV to None
> I think these are harmless error messages (not in front of the box right
> now, but I know at least the '...video codec' is). You can set up the
> profiles under Settings ->TV
> Do you get a picture with xawtv? You might have to tell the card PAL/NTSC,
> easily configured in xawtv.
Can't get xawtv to run, but tvtime (FC#3) works like a charm.
Truly it seems as if my capture card is not receiving a signal.
Everything else seems to be great: listing are fine, channels change,
etc. Oddly I even occasionally get a picture if I run tvtime prior to
running Mythtv. The picture is only of the last station viewed with
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