[mythtv-users] Getting teletext working on a PVR350
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue May 30 15:25:23 UTC 2006
On 05/30/2006 10:53 AM, Daniel A Segel wrote:
> Ronald Pijnacker wrote:
>>> Ronald Pijnacker wrote:
>>>> I am using a PVR350 card. The /dev/vbi* devices are available (and display something when cat-ted).
>>>> The mythtv-setup has PAL-Teletext for the VBI type.
>>>> I've enabled teletext and embedding in the mpeg stream using ivtvctl.
>>>> However, when I try to view teletext in mythfrontend, nothing shows up.
>>>> Any help?
>>> What version of Myth are you running?
> If you are using the built-in MPEG decoder on the PVR-350 for video out
> (i.e. you have the "Use the PVR-350s MPEG decoder" box checked under
> Setup) then you need to use your TVs teletext decoder, not the one in
This is no longer true now that Myth has support for ivtv vbi. You can
use either the MythTV OSD or the TV's caption decoding.
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