[linux-dvb] dvb-s with kaffeine and nova-s-plus

Christophe Thommeret hftom at free.fr
Tue Feb 21 00:00:37 CET 2006

Le Lundi 20 Février 2006 23:31, Just2blue4U a écrit :
> Hi everybody!
> I'm watching TV with my wintv nova-s-plus with szap and mplayer.
> I want to use a graphical program, so i tried to use kaffeine.
> Kaffeine (v0.7.1) itself works well, but it doesn't recognize my
> nova-s-plus.
> I already installed xine-libs (v1.1) and also tried to launch as root,
> but both did fail.
> What am i doing wrong / What must i do to get my TV-Card running?

Maybe your kaffeine does not have dvb features compiled in.
Start kaffeine from a term and look at the output for a message like:
"kaffeine: No DVB device found".
If you can't see it, make sure /usr/include/linux/dvb/frontend.h exists and 
recompile kaffeine

Christophe Thommeret

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