[linux-dvb] Which currently manufactured DVB-T cards does Linux support?

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Mon Nov 21 15:00:07 CET 2005


On Monday 21 Nov 2005 13:54, Barry Scott wrote:
> Andrew de Quincey wrote:
> >Er, I can confirm that other (TT and KNC1 designed) tda10045 and tda10046
> >cards work perfectly all over the UK. I don't see why the +/- 0.167Mhz is
> > a problem - you simply set the tuner to the frequency (including the +/-
> > 0.167Mhz) as published.
>
> The problem is that I'm shipping code that must autotune anywhere in the
> U.K.
> I will not know the +/0/- 0.167MHz to use at any particular site, indeed
> I will
> not know which transponders are in use.
>
> If the cards cannot handle this +/0/- 0.167MHz range the I'll have to
> tune each
> transponder 3 times at each offset.

Yup thats the only way really. I'd suggest using the NIT once you've found 
one, but I've found that is wrong on some transmitters :(



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