[mythtv-users] Dual HDPVR and Motorola STB question.
mythtv at blandford.net
Thu Feb 16 04:23:55 UTC 2012
On 02/15/2012 05:52 PM, Gerald Brandt wrote:
> A few years back, I purchased two Hauppaage HDPVR units, even though I had only one Motorola Cable unit.
> It's been running perfectly with Mythbuntu 10.10, changing channels over firewire.
> I now have a second Motorola STB, and want to get everything working. Is there issues I should watch out for (dev/video0 and dev/video1 switching HDPVR's, etc).
> Would I be better off using a slave to run the second HDPVR?
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Running two hdpvrs works fine.
I have a udev rule like this that keeps them straight
#HDPVR - hdpvr1
#HDPVR - hdpvr3
Then in mythtv, I point it to /dev/v4l/hdpvrb1 or hdpvrb3.
You would need to adjust to use your serial numbers.
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