[linux-dvb] Reading uncompressed video/audio from FF cards?

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Wed Jul 6 03:15:19 CEST 2005

Nico Sabbi wrote:
> Hi,
> is it possible to read uncompressed video and audio from full featured 
> cards?
> The software for windows shows video both on the pc and on the TV at the 
> same time,
> so I wonder if the current linuxtv api  permits nice games like that.

Uncompressed video is available from video4linux device /dev/video0. 
Uncompressed audio is not available.

You can watch it, for example, with mplayer:
mplayer -tv driver=v4l2:outfmt=bgr32 tv://

Anssi Hannula

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