Difference between revisions of "Leadtek WinFast DTV Dongle Gold"

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There are two variants of this device. Their USB IDs are:
 
There are two variants of this device. Their USB IDs are:
 
* <tt>0413:6029</tt>
 
* <tt>0413:6029</tt>
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==Driver Installation==
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By default on Ubuntu 8.04 or any 2.6.24 kernel the driver for the TV tuner is not supplied and must be installed separately. If you plug in the tv tuner without the driver installed only the IR remote sensor will be detected. e.g.
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input: Leadtek WinFast DTV Dongle Gold as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:13.5/usb6/6-7/6-7:1.1/input/input7
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input,hidraw0: USB HID v1.01 Keyboard [Leadtek WinFast DTV Dongle Gold] on usb-0000:00:13.5-7
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To install the driver you will need your kernel headers installed, kernel headers can be installed under ubuntu by running <code>sudo apt-get install linux-headers-generic</code>
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To install the driver enter the following commands into a terminal
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hg clone http://linuxtv.org/hg/~anttip/af9015-mxl500x
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cd af9015-mxl500x/
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make
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sudo make install
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wget http://www.otit.fi/~crope/v4l-dvb/af9015/af9015_firmware_cutter/firmware_files/4.95.0/dvb-usb-af9015.fw
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sudo mv dvb-usb-af9015.fw /lib/firmware/
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Your TV tuner's driver is installed now, to load the driver either run <code>sudo modprobe dvb_usb_af9015</code> or reconnect you TV tuner
  
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==

Revision as of 04:20, 25 September 2008

A DVB-T USB device from Leadtek.

Overview/Features

  • Supplied with a remote control.

Components Used

  • Microtune MT2060 tuner
  • Dibcom DiB7700B/C DVB-T demodulator

Identification

There are two variants of this device. Their USB IDs are:

  • 0413:6029

Driver Installation

By default on Ubuntu 8.04 or any 2.6.24 kernel the driver for the TV tuner is not supplied and must be installed separately. If you plug in the tv tuner without the driver installed only the IR remote sensor will be detected. e.g.

input: Leadtek WinFast DTV Dongle Gold as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:13.5/usb6/6-7/6-7:1.1/input/input7
input,hidraw0: USB HID v1.01 Keyboard [Leadtek WinFast DTV Dongle Gold] on usb-0000:00:13.5-7

To install the driver you will need your kernel headers installed, kernel headers can be installed under ubuntu by running sudo apt-get install linux-headers-generic

To install the driver enter the following commands into a terminal

hg clone http://linuxtv.org/hg/~anttip/af9015-mxl500x
cd af9015-mxl500x/
make
sudo make install
wget http://www.otit.fi/~crope/v4l-dvb/af9015/af9015_firmware_cutter/firmware_files/4.95.0/dvb-usb-af9015.fw
sudo mv dvb-usb-af9015.fw /lib/firmware/

Your TV tuner's driver is installed now, to load the driver either run sudo modprobe dvb_usb_af9015 or reconnect you TV tuner

External Links