TVcard

From Gentoo-en
Jump to: navigation, search
Please format this article according to the Style Guidelines and Wikification suggestions, then remove this notice {{Wikify}} from the article.

Reason(s):

  • Use new Templates
This article is not very long. You could help Gentoo-Wiki by editing this article.

Hardware - TV Cards

Gigabyte GT-PTV-TAF-RH

This is the output of lspci command:

Code:
  03:01.0 Multimedia controller: Phillips Semiconductors SAA7133/SAA7135 Video Broadcast Decoder (rev d1)
  Tuner: Phillips TDA8275A, Analog decoder: Phillips SAA7131E, Digital decoder: Phillips TDA10046A

Load the module with the following command with parameter

modprobe saa7134 card=81 tuner=54 #for analog

DVB-T needs small modification and firmware: in /usr/src/linux/drivers/media/video/saa7134/saa7134-dvb.c line 890 (2.6.21-r4), struct tda1004x_config phillips_tiger_config, change the entry:

Code: saa7134-dvb.c
  .request_firmware = NULL

to

Code: saa7134-dvb.c
  .request_firmware = phillips_tda1004x_request_firmware

Run:

/usr/src/linux/Documentation/dvb/get_dvb_firmware tda10046

and copy the dvb-fe-tda10046.fw to /lib/firmware, then load the module:

modprobe saa7134-dvb