[linux-dvb] Pinnacle PCTV 60e
luke at lukem.co.uk
Thu Jan 24 16:55:44 CET 2008
I have not received a reply to this but notice a lot of activity on the
list. Am I asking in the wrong place? Is anyone able to help?
Luke Mackenzie wrote:
> Is anyone alse able to help with this? Someone on the Ubuntu forums is
> also offering to help if we can locate the sections in the source to
> "The files having the source code are in the pctv200e folder, and they
> Check the ones in the zip file in a previous post on this thread.
> The ones in the v4l tar file are the original ones, so they need to be
> overwritten with the ones in the zip file. The location of those files
> in the v4l tar file is mentioned above.
> What I don't see it clear (because I did not work in the driver since
> the beginning, and I am no expert) is what to change exactly.
> I can tell it must be related to the codes that appear when you
> execute a "lsusb" in a Terminal.
> But I cannot see those ones for the PCTV200e coded in the driver.
> Those codes should say which driver to lad when you plug the device.
> I can give you more hints once we clear up how to change those."
> To recap, I would like to get the PCTV60e working with the 200e driver
> if possible.
> Luke Mackenzie wrote:
>> I have been speaking to 'sn9' on the #linuxtv IRC channel and he
>> advised me that it might be possible to force the PCTV200e driver to
>> recognise the 60e as the chipsets are the same. The 60e is a USB
>> device but not a dongle.
>> Apparently the man to speak to is Markus Rechberger (mrec). I would
>> be grateful if he could let me know how I would go about achieving
>> this or if it is possible? I am happy to do testing and help release
>> a usable driver. I am not a Linux expert and don't know C but am
>> reasonably technical (if being a php developer counts!).
>> Many thanks,
>> Luke Mackenzie.
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