[linux-dvb] HVR 4000 and usb webcam working together?

Craig Whitmore lennon at orcon.net.nz
Sat Feb 23 00:50:10 CET 2008


> Im trying to get working on the same pc, mythtv over a HVR 4000 and a
> usb webcam (gspca drivers) in a fresh Ubuntu 7.10. Before installing
> the hvr 4000 driver the webcam works fine on /dev/video0, but when I
> install hvr 4000 drivers the dev/video0 belongs now to the DVB-T
> capturer and I cannot load or reinstall properly the webcam gspca
> drivers.
> I follow these steps in order to install hvr 4000 ->
> http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/Hauppauge_WinTV-HVR-4000
>
> Can anyone give me some advice on how I can achive both devices working.

If you have 2 devices then the 1st one will take /dev/video0 and the next 
will take /dev/video1 usually. BTW. the /dev/video is not the DVB-T device.. 
its the Composite/Analog TV interface. What happens when you try and load 
the webcam after then HVR4000?

Thanks




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