[mythtv-users] Mythtv recording filesystem (sata) goes read only
rogerheflin at gmail.com
Fri Apr 4 20:06:16 UTC 2008
Rich West wrote:
> John Drescher wrote:
>>> > -Rich
>>> Whoops.. included the wrong motherboard link. The right one is:
>> A word of warning to others. NEVER buy a VIA based motherboard. With
>> VIA you will experience things like this and also problems with
>> interrupts specifically with ivtv cards.
> Ya know, I knew that was going to come up. :)
> Although I don't necessarily disagree, I've had a fair number of VIA
> based motherboards (they are rather popular) and have (until now) no
> major issues.
> My only experience with IVTV issues (and this particular motherboard is
> full) was resolved by updating to the latest ivtv drivers (as it was a
> driver related issue).
I have a via based mb and everything works fine except for the sata_via ports,
including the 2 PVR-150, and HD-5500 cards, I had to buy a separate SATA card
for the disks. My sata_via ports failed to fully find the drivers (kernel saw
them but aborted real early).
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