[linux-dvb] IXIX UsbTV2

BOUWSMA Barry freebeer.bouwsma at gmail.com
Mon Jan 26 20:20:41 CET 2009


On Mon, 26 Jan 2009, Marco Bertorello wrote:

> have somebody used succesfully this device [1] on GNU/Linux?
> I've tried out on a ubuntu intrepid and seems that it was recognized
> by kernel, in dmesg see em28xx, but kaffeine told me that there isn't
> any DVB interface.

`em28xx' devices are a strange situation.  There exists the
in-kernel drivers, and there exists an out-of-kernel set of
drivers which may have better support for this device.

Perhaps you may have better luck with the drivers which can
be found at mcentral.de .  The author of these drivers can
be found lurking on this list, but there is also a dedicated
mailing list for this driver, and posting to this list
requires you to be a subscriber (though non-subscriber posts
can make it to the list).


In any case, check out what is available at mcentral.de .
It is not as convenient as what may be provided, and in an
ideal world, your OS will provide working drivers for your
device, but this is some time off...


grazie,
barry bouwsma



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