[linux-dvb] new tv tuner card
hermann-pitton at arcor.de
Sat Sep 9 10:53:01 CEST 2006
Am Samstag, den 09.09.2006, 12:27 +1000 schrieb Peter D.:
> On Saturday 9 September 2006 11:27, hermann pitton wrote:
> > Am Samstag, den 09.09.2006, 10:53 +1000 schrieb Peter D.:
> > > On Saturday 9 September 2006 09:04, Hartmut Hackmann wrote:
> > > > I assume you use a recent snapshot from linuxtv.org.
> > >
> > > No. I have built vanilla kernels before but I was avoiding it
> > > until I have to again. My test system is using
> > > kernel-2.6.17-2mdv which knows about cards up to at least 94.
> > > The last line
> > > of /usr/src/linux/Documentation/video4linux/CARDLIST.saa7134 is;
> > > "94 -> LifeView FlyDVB-T Hybrid Cardbus
> > > [5168:3306,5168:3502]" It is a Mandriva beta for 2007. It is
> > > mostly self consistent - and I already had it installed.
> > >
> > > How recent a snapshot should I be using?
> > The current!
> > The guys here do it anyway.
> > There is nobody else out there!
> > Except for latest kernel compat ,,,
> O.K. I assume my post got through about it mostly working when I plug
> it in properly.
> I have 2.6.17-2mdv. I know how to get, compile and run stuff from
> kernel.org (current 188.8.131.52, pre-patch 2.6.18-rc6, snapshot
> http://linuxtv.org/downloads seems to be out of date.
> http://linuxtv.org/repo is probably where you want me to go.
> I'll muck around with it and see what I can make happen.
Yes, repo and in the tree you get .gz and .bz snapshots created.
Or you install "mercurial" and can use
"hg clone http://linuxtv.org/hg/v4l-dvb" and such.
Good luck, but keep complaining if something is not reliable yet.
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