[linux-dvb] saa7162. Aver saa7135 cards. User stupid questions. More or less.
owen.townend at gmail.com
Fri Aug 29 12:47:39 CEST 2008
2008/8/29 Wieslaw Kierbedz <w.kier at farba.eu.org>:
> Owen Townend nagli:
>> 2008/8/28 <mincho at interia.pl>:
>>> Maybe thats really stupid question, but I greped and googled very
>>> intensive and I am not sure.
>>> What is recent status of saa7162 driver?
>>> Am I wrong - work is frozen due to missing specs?
>>> So should I assume - that schmeltz will not work under linux for long
>>> time more?
>>> Aver DVB-T Hybrid+FM PCI A16D.
>>> I found (on wiki page), that this card is poor supported.
>>> But I did not found 777 A16A-C at all.
>>> I have A16A-C and it works excellent.
>>> What is recent status for Hybrid+FM PCI A16D?
>>> Wieslaw Kirbedz
>> The wiki page for the AVerMedia DVB-T Hybrid+FM PCI (A16D) shows that
>> the card is actually well supported using the linuxtv repository. I
>> wrote/updated much of the A16D wiki section as I own one of these.
>> Both digital and analogue work well (except for analogue audio under
>> Ubuntu - saa7134-alsa issues)
>> I haven't yet tried to use the remote but there was a post earlier by
>> someone who is working on getting it mapped.
>> If you have a new type of card that is working could you please
>> create a page for it in the wiki, add as much info as you can and add
>> it to the table here.
> I have got Aver DVB-T 777 A16A-C which is not present in
> http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/DVB-T_PCI_Cards#AVerMedia table.
> I am not sure. Maybe it would be enough to add its designation to A16AR?
> It is autodetected as card=85, simply Aver 777.
> Works perfectly.
> If you think it should have separate record I can do that.
> P.S. Does anybody knows something about my first question?
If it's detecting and working as the 777 A16AR then it would make
sense to add it to the existing page, similar to the A16AR/A16D
As to the first question, the 7162 development seemed to be still
progressing as of last month:
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