[linux-dvb] SkyStar 2 - rev 2.8A

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Tue Jun 17 22:56:35 CEST 2008

Alexandre Conrad wrote:
> In the worst of the cases, I'll have to return the cards to my vendor as 
> TechniSat might just no longer make 2.6 cards anymore. Then what would 
> be the recommanded alternative hardware that could work for me? A few 
> years back, I've was using a budget Hauppauge Nova-S card. But it might 
> be outdated and/or hard to find in large quantities these days.
> Any recommendation for cards that would be well supported by the kernel 
> and are still "comfortably" available? We're doing DVB-IP stuff (no TV 
> watching).

There are tons of well-supported cards. ;-)

For example: http://www.technotrend.com/2762/PRODUCTS_for_PC.html
- Budget DVB-S 1401 (w/o CI connector) --> driver: budget
- Budget DVB-S 1500 (with CI connector) --> driver: budget-ci
(There is also an experimental driver for the DVB-S2 3200)


VDR Remote Plugin 0.4.0: http://www.escape-edv.de/endriss/vdr/

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