MythTV backend - any hope to get my PVR-250 working?

Saul A Peebsen jaglover at
Sun Apr 17 11:31:13 UTC 2011

On Sun, 17 Apr 2011 05:13:48 +0200
Torfinn Ingolfsen <torfinn.ingolfsen at> wrote:

> Have you tested your card with mplayer?
> 1) set the channel with pvr250-setchannel
> 2) use something like (g)mplayer -cache 8192 /dev/cxm0 to play.

Yes, the card is working, I can set the channel and I can watch it.
> > Anyhow, I tried to configure it using mythtv-setup and whatever
> > type of card I tried it always displayed "Failed to open". I've
> > updated the log
> Do you have PVR-2xx / PVR-5xx in the card setup in mythtv-setup?
> First you have to have that choice, or nothing works for the PVR-250.

Nope, I don't. What I have to do to get it there?

Cheers, Saul

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