[mythtv-users] Device File and X Issue

Michael Starks mythtv at michaelstarks.com
Fri Aug 10 19:45:46 UTC 2007


Nick Morrott wrote:
> OK. So we're now using the correct device and it's being detected properly.
> 
> If you read the important info on
> http://ivtvdriver.org/index.php/Howto:XDriver you will see that the
> Xorg. 7.1 xdriver in the site will not work. You need to download a
> patched version. Details of this are on the above page. I would
> bookmark it for future reference.

Nick, thanks very much for your help.  I did indeed read that page but
glossed over that part.  For the archives, I downloaded the deb packaged
file and extracted the driver using the 'ar' utility, which is part of
binutils.  That at least got me past this point.


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