[linux-dvb] can you confirm that the nova-td-500 is supported

Simon Kenyon simon at koala.ie
Fri Dec 19 21:44:03 CET 2008


Michael Krufky wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 7:45 AM, Simon Kenyon <simon at koala.ie> wrote:
>   
>> just bought what i though was a t-500 and when i opened the box it
>> contained a td-500
>>
>> the wiki says (in bright bold colours) that it is not (and never would
>> be) supported
>>
>> however, from looking at the mailing list it appear to be supported
>>
>> i can of course take it out of the sealed bag and try
>>
>> however, to preserve any change of swapping it i thought i would ask
>> here first
>>     
>
> There is a very old version of the board that is not supported.  There
> are very few of those boards around nowadays.
>
> The new Nova-TD-500 is definitely supported.  Look for the 84xxx model
> number -- that is the new revision.  This is the one that you are
> likely to have, if you recently purchased that board.
>
> Regards,
>
> Mike
>
>   
thanks for that
the box says:

WinTV-NOVA-T-500
model 289
S-289-V2.1-UK

and the board says:

840000-04 LF

with the markings on the tuner can:

WinTV-NOVA-TD-500
DVB-T
84109 LF
REV D1F4

o hopefully i am ok
will install it tomorrow and report back

by the way, what do JP1 and JP2 do?

sthanks for the help
--
simon




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