[SOLVED] Re: Pinnacle PCTV HD Pro USB does not work under Ubuntu 8.04.

Bo Peng ben.bob at gmail.com
Thu May 1 19:05:49 UTC 2008

On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 10:12 PM, Bo Peng <ben.bob at gmail.com> wrote:
> >  I have dvb-utils and now all dbv-related packages installed, the
>  >  problem remains. :-(

I know this is not a development list but I would like to report, as a
new user experience, that

1. When the PCTV usb stick is plugged in, Ubuntu can not boot. It
freezes before the desktop is started. (Ctrl-Alt-Del would reboot the

2. For some reason I could not figure out, I encountered a more severe
version of this bug (https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/103148).
Namely, Ubuntu would freeze showing "kinit: No resume image, doing
normal boot...". Alt-Ctrl-F1, single-user reboot, etc all did not work
so I had to reinstall.

I do not know if 2 will be fixed soon, but if this happens the second
time, I will have to switch to some other distribution...


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