[mythtv] Nova-t

Rick Warner rick at sapphire.no-ip.com
Fri Feb 28 14:29:20 EST 2003

On Friday 28 February 2003 05:29 am, matt.jarvis at philips.com wrote:
> I've been investigating the possibility of using the hauppauge nova-t with
> mythtv. From reading around the dvb docs, it certainly looks as if mythtv
> would be able to use the nova-t, since the driver now has a v4l interface.
> Channel changing would have to use an external channel change script which
> would invoke dvbtune. Has anyone got any experience with this card or is
> using it with mythtv ? Since tzap can export a channel frequenct list, the
> channel changing script would have to parse another config file to convert
> any channel calls from mythtv to the associated frequency needed to use
> dvbtune, my scripting skills aren't up to it, but I think a small perl
> script should do it very effectively. Can anyone script in perl who
> fancies helping to get this to work ? I think these dvb cards are getting
> v.popular, certainly in the uk, so having an external channel change
> script to work with dvbtune could be a useful addition to mythtv. Any
> thoughts ?
> Best Wishes
> Matt Jarvis
Here's my external cnannel change program.  It's in C, but it's pretty simple 
to understand.

Rick Warner
Systems Integrator
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