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== '''User Section:'''==
* [[Special:Allpages|The Wiki's Indexes]]
'''Getting Started:'''
* [[What is V4L or DVB?]]
* [[Supported Hardware]]
* [[How to Obtain, Build and Install V4L-DVB Device Drivers]]
** Driver List
'''Having Trouble?:'''
* [[FAQ & Troubleshooting]]
* [[Testing your DVB device]] (PCI, USB, ...)
* [[V4L Test Suite]]
* [[Testing reception quality]]
* [[Bug Report|Filing a Bug Report]]
'''Software Applications and Usage:'''
* ''Applications to watch and record TV''
** [[software#Standalone_Software_to_Watch_Digital_TV|Software to Watch Digital TV]]
** [[Software#Standalone_Software_to_Watch_Analogue_TV|Software to Watch Analogue TV]] ... also see [[V4L TV Viewing]] 
** [[V4L capturing]] ... also see [[Transcode]]
* [[software#Media_Center_Software|Full Media Centers]]
* [[software#DVB_Utility_Suites_or_Standalone_Tools|Applications to show Videotext/Teletext/Closed Captioning]]
** [[Text capture]]
* [[software#DVB_Utility_Suites_or_Standalone_Tools|Tools for testing, tuning, streaming]]
* [[software#DVB_Utility_Suites_or_Standalone_Tools|Tools for unattended/headless recording]]
* [[Radio Listening Applications|Radio Listening]]
'''Tutorials, Howtos, Usage Info & Guides:'''
* Howto record [[multiple programs]] at once
* [[Post-processing]] of recorded material
* [[Further V4L and DVB Links]]
'''Examples of User Hardware and Software Configurations:'''
* [[Example setups]]
* [[Mailing List survey of devices in use]]
* [[Conditional Access Module Usage Examples]] (sorted by country)
* [[User Modifications to Supported Devices]]

Revision as of 20:07, 24 April 2010

Welcome to the linuxtv.org V4L-DVB Wiki !

This wiki is intended to become an authoritative source of information regarding the use of analog video and digital TV sources under Linux -- i.e. the subject matters covered under the V4L-DVB framework. The basic plan is to aggregate information about: available hardware; how v4l or dvb work; software used with the hardware and so forth. Like all other wikis, the V4L-DVB wiki relies upon the contributions of its users. Hence, it will only be as useful as we make it! So we encourage you to share your knowledge and help with the task of turning this site into a grand repository of knowledge. Your input (whether it be by providing a set of instructions for how to get a certain device working; a minor improvement to an existing article; or an explanation for some complex concept) will be highly appreciated.

-- The LinuxTV V4L-DVB wiki team / People behind V4L-DVB

Exclaimation.png IMPORTANT NOTICE: Hi everyone, the merger of the V4L and DVB wikis is now underway! Articles within the V4L wiki will progressively be transferred into this wiki. Please see here for the important details.

Index.png The Wiki's Indexes
Article, category, image, ....
User Info icon.png User info
How to install your hardware, and software to use it with
Technical background icon.png Technical Background
Technical details on standards and hardware components, etc
More info.png Other Sources of Info
Mailing lists, ....
Hardware icon.png Hardware Devive Information
Information on hardware devices
Developer icon.png Developer Section
Information to help device driver development

The Wiki - How Can I Help?