AverMedia AverTV Cardbus Plus E501R
The AverMedia AVerTV Cardbus Plus supports analog TV and FM radio. It has following inputs:
- 75 Ohm (UHF/VHF) TV Antenna Input
- Composite Video
- Stereo Audio L/R
- FM (RF Radio Antenna Input)
- 2.6.31 or newer kernel
- Analog TV
- S-Video input
- Composite input
- FM Radio
- Remote control
The official support entered the Linux kernel in the version 2.6.31.
Enable the SAA7134 card including the DVB in the kernel.
|Linux Kernel Configuration: Kernel config|
Multimedia devices ---> *** Multimedia core support *** <*> Video For Linux *** Multimedia drivers *** [*] Load and attach frontend and tuner driver modules as needed [ ] Customize analog and hybrid tuner modules to build ---> [*] Video capture adapters ---> [ ] DVB/ATSC adapters ---> Video capture adapters ---> [*] Autoselect pertinent encoders/decoders and other helper chips <M> Philips SAA7134 support <M> Philips SAA7134 DMA audio support
Finishing the job
After the job is done (kernel is built, Lilo/Grub is updated, system reboot is done), you should be able to fully enjoy your TV card, you should be able to see /dev/v4l/* structure or (depends on udev you use) /dev/video* (TV), /dev/vbi* (teletext) and /dev/radio* (radio).