[mythtv-users] Are PVR-500's safe to buy new right now?
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Sat Oct 7 00:40:51 UTC 2006
The noise issue is fixed in Kernel 2.6.18 it was due to the preamp's not
being turned on by the ivtv driver, after compiling 2.6.18 my cable tv is
virtually the same as plugged in to the tv. If you patched ivtv (adding
1,4,8 to the tuner string) or are using 2.6.18 then disregard this...
On 10/6/06, Scott Alfter <mythtv at salfter.dyndns.org> wrote:
> Gene Stapp wrote:
> > I've got one of the newer samsung tuners. Interestingly the quality
> > wasn't that great until the 20 release. I believe the channel
> > frequencies were adjusted. Anyway all the problems I had with it has
> > been fixed and it definately wasn't ivtv related.
> Just out of curiosity, what version of ivtv are you using? I'm running
> build 11281 and ivtv 0.7.0, and channel 45 still has lots of interference
> it. That it's channel 45 is a real pisser here, because that's
> SciFi. Since I
> haven't gotten around to setting up MythTV with another capture card on
> computer, it looks like I'll be waiting for this evening's Battlestar
> to turn up on Usenet. I never had problems picking up this channel with a
> PVR-350, PVR-250MCE, or PVR-150.
> / v \ Scott Alfter
> (IIGS( http://alfter.us/ Top-posting!
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