<div><br></div><font color="#990099">-----</font>sacha<font color="#990099"> wrote: -----<br><br></font>&gt;To:&nbsp;claesl@gmail.com<br>&gt;From:&nbsp;sacha&nbsp;&lt;sacha@hemmail.se&gt;<br>&gt;Sent&nbsp;by:&nbsp;linux-dvb-bounces@linuxtv.org<br>&gt;Date:&nbsp;22-06-2009&nbsp;21:21<br>&gt;cc:&nbsp;linux-dvb@linuxtv.org<br>&gt;Subject:&nbsp;[linux-dvb]&nbsp;Best&nbsp;stable&nbsp;DVB-S2&nbsp;cards<br>&gt;<br>&gt;Claes<br>&gt;Forget all that has with stability to do on Linux, it will never<br>&gt;work!<br>&gt;It&nbsp;is&nbsp;my&nbsp;experience&nbsp;after&nbsp;three&nbsp;years&nbsp;of&nbsp;desperate&nbsp;trying.&nbsp;I&nbsp;have&nbsp;the<br>&gt;same card and some others. Sometimes they works sometimes no. 24<br>&gt;hours<br>&gt;running is called High Availability in IT world and can be assured<br>&gt;only<br>&gt;by the commercial solutions. Believe me, I spent 14 years in<br>&gt;commercial<br>&gt;Unix&nbsp;and&nbsp;know&nbsp;what&nbsp;I&nbsp;am&nbsp;talking&nbsp;about.<br>&gt;<br>&gt;KR<br>&gt;<br>&gt;&gt;Hi,<br>&gt;&gt;I&nbsp;currently&nbsp;have&nbsp;a&nbsp;Azurewave&nbsp;AD-SP400&nbsp;CI&nbsp;(Twinhan&nbsp;VP-1041)&nbsp;&nbsp;DVB-S2<br>&gt;&gt;card&nbsp;<br>&gt;&gt;but&nbsp;I'm&nbsp;not&nbsp;sure&nbsp;if&nbsp;it<br>&gt;&gt;that&nbsp;stable&nbsp;to&nbsp;have&nbsp;it&nbsp;running&nbsp;24h&nbsp;every&nbsp;day&nbsp;on&nbsp;a&nbsp;server.<br>&gt;&gt;I'm looking for a good DVB-S2 card that works out of the box in<br>&gt;Linux&nbsp;<br>&gt;&gt;kernel,&nbsp;does&nbsp;anyone&nbsp;have&nbsp;any&nbsp;good<br>&gt;&gt;recommendations,&nbsp;both&nbsp;with&nbsp;or&nbsp;without&nbsp;CI.&nbsp;It's&nbsp;important&nbsp;that&nbsp;it&nbsp;is&nbsp;<br>&gt;&gt;stable&nbsp;so&nbsp;I&nbsp;don't&nbsp;have&nbsp;to&nbsp;restart&nbsp;the&nbsp;server.<br>&gt;&gt;I'm&nbsp;running&nbsp;Ubuntu&nbsp;Server&nbsp;9.04&nbsp;64-bit&nbsp;with&nbsp;kernel&nbsp;2.6.28-11-server.<br>&gt;<br>&gt;&lt;/Claes<br>&gt;<br><br><tt>I have three Hauppauge HVR-4000. Two that have been used for DVB-S
for about one year and one for DVB-S2 for about half a year without any
stability issues.
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<tt>In the beginning it was a little fiddly with patching v4l-dvb, but
support for this card was included in v4l-dvb last autumn and in the
2.6.28 kernel in November or December last year.<br><br></tt>