[linux-dvb] Hauppauge HVR-1800 Analog issues

Steven Toth stoth at linuxtv.org
Wed Aug 20 05:51:53 CEST 2008


Barry Quiel wrote:
> Steven Toth wrote:
>> Jay Modi wrote:
>>> On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 12:51 PM, Barry Quiel 
>>> <quielb at ecst.csuchico.edu <mailto:quielb at ecst.csuchico.edu>> wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>     I've got the same problem.  I'm running on a fedora 9 box, so at
>>>     least that tells you its not OS related.
>>>
>>>     I posted this problem on the list a while back and didn't get any
>>>     response.  Here is my post out of the archives:
>>>
>>>     http://linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2008-July/027367.html
>>>     http://linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2008-August/027670.html
>>>
>>>     It makes me feel a little bit better that its not just me.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> I am glad to know someone else has this error too.
>>>
>>> For the devs, is there anything Barry and I can do to help 
>>> diagnose/test/fix this problem?
>>
>> # make unload
>> # modprobe cx25840 debug=1
>> # modprobe cx23885 debug=1
>>
>> Then cat /dev/video1 >test.mpg
>>
>> Better?
>>
>> - Steve
>>
> 
> I pulled the PVR-500 and rebooted.  Modprob and all that, still no video 
> just static.

Start tvtime (/dev/video0) then tune a channel, ensure video is working 
correctly.

Now try the cat /dev/video1 >test.mpg again.

- Steve



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