Help with tv tuner setup

Jacob Meuser jakemsr at
Thu Aug 11 18:33:53 GMT 2005

On Thu, Aug 11, 2005 at 03:30:59PM +0400, Karolis Tamutis wrote:
> Hi Jacob, I've tried your tools, here's the output:
> %bktrplay -n pal -s tuner &
> [1] 30678
> %bktrplay: frame grab timeout
> bktrplay: failed to stream from /dev/bktr0
> [1]    Exit 1                        bktrplay -n pal -s tuner
> %tunerctl chanset=xussr channel=1
> chanset=xussr
> channel=1
> I guess it's not very promising :/

ok, try them in reverse order, tunerctl first, then bktrplay.  bktrplay
exits because it hasn't gotten a frame from bktr for over a second,
maybe because it was not tuned to anything usable.

what did bktrplay display for that second before it exited?  blue or

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