[linux-dvb] Please HELP - Terratec Cinergy 1400 DVB-T doesn't work with UBUNTU 6.10

hermann pitton hermann-pitton at arcor.de
Sun Jan 28 23:03:06 CET 2007

Am Sonntag, den 28.01.2007, 21:37 +0100 schrieb Martin Krüger:
> Hello, Hermann,
> thanks a lot for your hints !
> I am so embarrassed, but indeed everything worked fine -- the only 
> problem was, that I took the antenna of my standalone-dvb-t-box and put 
> it on the Terratec-card - not considering that it is an active antenna 
> which needs a 5-V-supply over the antenna cable. Obviously the Terratec 
> card doesn't have a 5-V-output on its antenna input, so this active 
> device didn't work. I then took a very old indoor aerial (at least 25 
> years old model) -- and soon the scan with Kaffeine was able to fix 22 
> channels .... ;-))
> The automatic load of the cx88-dvb module can be achieved via the 
> /etc/modules - file in Ubuntu. I simply added the name of the module in 
> a line in this file -- and now everything works.

Fine, another detail to keep in mind.



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