[linux-dvb] Help: /dev/dvb missing with Terratec Cinergy XS Hybrid

Devin Heitmueller devin.heitmueller at gmail.com
Tue Dec 9 19:31:27 CET 2008


On Tue, Dec 9, 2008 at 1:11 PM, Oliver Maurhart <oliver.maurhart at gmx.net> wrote:
> On Tuesday 09 December 2008 16:39:54 Devin Heitmueller wrote:
>> On Tue, Dec 9, 2008 at 6:51 AM, Oliver Maurhart <oliver.maurhart at gmx.net>
> wrote:
>> > Hi *,
>> >
>> > After months of googling I'm out of  knowledge. I'm the (lucky?) owner of
>> > a Terratec Hybrid XS USB Card:
>> >
>> > # lsusb | grep TerraTec
>> > Bus 001 Device 007: ID 0ccd:005e TerraTec Electronic GmbH
> ...
>> I figured ones of these days a user of this device would come along.  :-)
>>
>> This is an em28xx based device we don't have a profile for yet -
>> although all the core components are supported -
>> em28xx/zarlink/xc3028.
>>
>> If you want to get this device supported under Linux, I'll put in in
>> my queue of em28xx devices to look at.  I think we are just missing
>> the GPIOs and the dvb profile.
>
> Never mind! Markus Rechberger pointed me to the drivers at mcentral.de. I
> checked out the em28xx-new and ... it worked!!!
>
> Geee! I was running around this issue for months.
>
> Still: kdetv scans all the possible channels on my webcam (!), missing the
> fact that my TerraTec Card does now provide a /dev/dvb but as the 2nd V4L-
> Device it's on /dev/video1 ... hehehe ... but kaffeine seems quite smarter and
> gets around that, showing DVB-TV! Yeah! =)
>
> What a relief!

KDETV is an analog TV viewing application.  It does not work with DVB.
 Kaffeine supports DVB though.

Devin

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