Motherf – sheet – sonofa – ass!! I just –

Thanks Samir!

So… for a while now… MythTV hasn’t been commercial flagging any shows nor has it been compressing shows.

The log displays “NVR::doAudioThread() This Unix doesn’t support device files for audio access. Skipping???

Other times, when I bother to look, the log displays some hex number when trying to find a codec.

For months I’ve been searching why these error messages are being produced… Finally, I saw a thread on the MythTV forum.

Apparently, disabling oss during compilation (–disable-oss) breaks the Nuppel Video Recorder sound options. So, even if the ‘backend’ doesn’t have sound hardware you still need to compile the source with it.


I use a dedicated

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