[linux-dvb] PCI-e drivers

CityK cityk at rogers.com
Sun Nov 9 04:55:03 CET 2008


rjkm wrote:
> Artem Makhutov writes:
>  > Hi,
>  > 
>  > On Wed, Nov 05, 2008 at 02:21:44PM +0000, Tony Houghton wrote:
>  > > Sorry to ask such an awkward question, but is it realistic to hope that
>  > > Linux will have working drivers for PCI-e DVB cards within the next year
>  > > or two?
>
> Yes.
>
> There are drivers for the Micronas dual PCIe DVB-S2 prototype and a
> new card loosely based on this design (but e.g. with new tuners/demod)
> might be available in a couple of months.
>
>
> AFAIK, Manu has also been working on cards based on the Philips/NXP 
> PCIe bridge. 
>
>
> Ralph
>   

And least we not forget, there has been a working driver for the
Conexant PCIe bridge for a good while now, supporting several cards!



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