[linux-dvb] Pinnacle 800i driver problems

Steven Toth stoth at linuxtv.org
Thu Jan 24 16:48:46 CET 2008

superhappyfunball wrote:
> Chaogui Zhang wrote:
>> What you need to do is to record the sound stream from /dev/dsp2 for
>> your 800i. If you use tvtime, you can run the following command in one
>> terminal
>> "arecord -D hw:2,0 -f dat | aplay"
> Works! And, I can probably do a quickie bash script to launch TVTime 
> that incorporates this. I was just unsure how to set this up. So, many 
> thanks.
> The audio gets choppy sometimes, and goes out of sync...but I know this 
> is due to the clock frequency difference between the two sound sources. 
> Restarting the above line fixes the choppy issue...I am not sure how to 
> solve the drift issue. Thats a problem for another day. But, I am a 
> happy camper, I can use my TV Card!
> Many thanks to you Chaogui, and you too Steve...

Thanks. Please update the wiki then others can benefit from your work.



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