[linux-dvb] Digital tuning failing on Pinnacle 800i with dmesg output
orbus42 at gmail.com
Thu Aug 14 05:39:32 CEST 2008
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 8:40 PM, James Lucas <orbus42 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Anyway, update. Installed in the windows machine, and got the drivers
> installed successfully, but the player software that comes with the card
> requires windows xp, and the newest version of windows I have is 2000. I
> know analog capture is pretty well supported in windows by things like
> virtualdub and media player classic, but do you know of any apps I can use
> to test the HD functionality?
> While I had the card out, got the following from visual inspection:
> Printed on the PCB:
> pctv 800i rev 1.1
> There were two large visible chips on the card:
> Samsung C649 S5H1409X01-T0 N079X
> Conexant Broadcast Decoder CX23883-39 72013496 0729 Korea
> I imagine the tuner chip is hidden under the metal box (shielding?).
Another update - I spoke too soon. One of the windows drivers is refusing
to load properly. I don't know if the signifies a bad card or just that the
driver doesn't work on anything less than xp. I don't have any way to test
at the moment. I'm happy to try anything you want in the way of diagnosis
under linux though.
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