TV cards for Kubuntu - recommendations?
mitchthompson at satx.rr.com
Tue Jul 11 11:25:23 UTC 2006
> I'd like to get a new TV card which is supported by Kubuntu. I know it depends on a) the kernel, and b) whether packages like MythTV are supported.
> Any recommendations for TV cards and software?
> I've been thinking Hauppauge PVR-150 and MythTV. I was told that MythTV is in the Ubuntu repositories.
I have had good luck with a Hauppauge WinTV Go Plus. Hauppauge are
supported in the kernel, especially the BT-878 chipset. On their
support page, they have links to go to for Linux support issues.
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Mitch Thompson, San Antonio, Texas//WB5UZG
Red Hat Certified Engineer
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