/dev/video gone after restart

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at fjellstad.org
Tue Apr 18 03:54:22 UTC 2006

"Craig Hagerman" <craighagerman at gmail.com> writes:

> Ah yes. That was the problem. I use the ivtv module for my hauppauge
> PVR-150 video capture card. I had compiled the modules myself and
> everything worked OK. I guess that maybe somewhere in that
> dist-upgrade there was a new kernel or something installed and the old
> driver no longer worked. I did a recompile, make && make install,
> depmod -a, and modprobe ivtv and now everything is working OK.
> Maybe I should hold off on upgrading again until after dapper is
> official in June.

To make certain a module is loaded, put the module in /etc/modules

John L. Fjellstad
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