[linux-dvb] Hauppauge HVR-1800 Analog issues

Barry Quiel quielb at ecst.csuchico.edu
Wed Aug 20 06:31:40 CEST 2008


Steven Toth wrote:
> 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

Same results.  I get static from both /dev/video devices.  I don't get 
the error when using the /dev/video0 device, if that's helpful at all




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