[linux-dvb] ivtv and dvb living together in same box

Mike Krufky mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Wed Jan 11 18:54:20 CET 2006

mrwester wrote:

> I'm in the process of setting up a new mythtv system and am having 
> trouble getting ivtv-0.4.1 for my PVR-350 and PVR-500 and dvb kernel 
> module from cvs of yesterday for a DViCO FusionHDTV5 lite to 
> cooperate.  I used to have all 3 cards working in an older 
> installation- with older cvs of DVB but doesn't seem to work now.  I 
> can get each to work fine on their own, but when dvb is working, the 
> ivtv tuners are not recognized correctly by ivtv:


> This is a fresh install of FC4, following Jarod's howto... It doesn't 
> matter whether I install ivtv from the rpm using yum or manually.  
> I've googled a bit on this topic, but am not finding anything.  I'm 
> pretty sure it's all due to the rapid development of these two drivers 
> and will sort itself out eventually, but if I can help that process, 
> please let me know.  If I've missed something please feel free to 
> point me in the correct direction.  thanks,

Please take this to the ivtv-devel list ... I recommend that you upgrade 
ivtv to the 0.5.X series, which depends on the merged v4l-dvb cvs 
tree... This, AFAIK, is the only way to get ivtv to play nice with v4l/dvb.

Hope this helps,

Michael Krufky

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