[mpeg2] no sound with a Hauppauge WinTV PVR

Joerg Beyer j.beyer at web.de
Sun Sep 17 19:17:37 CEST 2006


Hello Torgeir,

Torgeir Veimo schrieb:

>> maybe it's obvious - but I can't find that. Does anybody has a link
>> and could tell me, which firmware I need to install for that card?
> 
> It's hidden within the bttv-cards.c source file...
> 
> "The hcwamc.rbf firmware file is on the Hauppauge driver CD.  Have
> a look at Pvr/pvr45xxx.EXE (self-extracting zip archive, can be
> unpacked with unzip)."
> 
> Put it in /usr/lib/video4linux/hcwamc.rbf.

in my case (ubuntu) it was this path:
/lib/firmware/2.6.15-26-k7/

and now it works.

With mythtv I can't switch the tv channel, but with tvtime it works.
This will probably be a quirk with the tuner configuration in mythtv.

	Thanks for your help!
	Joerg

> 
> --Torgeir Veimo
> torgeir at pobox.com



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