[MPlayer-users] Still not able to use pchdtv-3000 car

Nico Sabbi Nicola.Sabbi at poste.it
Wed May 14 18:20:22 CEST 2008

On Wednesday 14 May 2008 18:13:04 C W wrote:

> >cat /dev/dvb/adapter0/dvr0 > dump.ts
> >wait a couple of minutes, then ^C
> >and upload dump.ts to ftp://upload.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/incoming
> >posting here the name of the file
> Hi, I tried that, and the file was empty.  I made sure I have read
> permission on dvr0 (I suppose it would have told me if I didn't
> anyway). Another item, I found that I can record using an
> application from an Australian programmer called "Me TV".  So, if
> I'm desperate I've got something, but I like for things to work. 
> (BTW, I'm seldom desperate, there's not that much on TV that I care
> about anyway, which is why I'm not trying out mythTV.)
> And thanks for taking the time to try and help me.
> -Carl

did you append -r to the command line in azap?
did you try dvbstream from dvbtools.sf.net ?
You are simply tuning your channel but not recording it (-r )

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