How does the paging work in the ListView selection example (http://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/listview/selection)? I've checked the data and there doesn't appear to be any information in the JSON about total rows/item count.
I've copied the example into my own project, and changed the datasource to pull from our DB, and the pager is showing 0 rows/no items to display. This is the JSON I'm passing to the list view/pager:
And the list view/pager init: