[mythtv-users] Best distribution for MythTV with Bt848 and
C-Media Cm8738 audio?
Apollo (Carmel Entertainment)
lists at carmelme.com
Tue Mar 30 11:22:15 EST 2004
Since I don't play with Kernel (I don't know how to compile)...
Is there a RPM of Kernel and Kernel-source that I could download either for
Fedora or for Mandrake and an example of a configuration somewhere for bt848.
Re. card type it is STB, but sombebody told me it is type=2 card (hauppauge's
bt848) with phillips NTSC+FM tunner. I am willing to play with the config file,
I just have hard time with any compiling.
Re. audio card, it should be loading cmipci module from kernel and working with
> On Tuesday 30 March 2004 07:49, Apollo (Carmel Entertainment) wrote:
> > So for past 3 weeks I haven't been able to make my Bt848 capture card &
> > Cmedia CM838 (w/ spdif) to work. I tried Mandrake 10 and Fedora (KnoppMyth
> > was an absolute failure), but when I made audio card work I tried to make
> > capture card work. After I did bttv, the audio (ALSA) would stop working.
> > I tried that Howto for Fedora, but it concentrated in PVRX50 hardware, not
> > bt848
> > Any advice?
> The only thing I know is that you need to know which brand and type the bt848
> card is, and configure it according to the docs (in the kernelsource are
> lists of cards and their tuner settings). For a BT848 card, the lspci output
> is not sufficient... can you find out what card it is ?
> Dunno about the soundcard... what's the problem with it ?
> > Here are the two troublemaker cards...
> > lspci -v output
> > 00:0f.0 Multimedia video controller: Brooktree Corporation Bt848 Video
> > Capture (rev 12)
> > Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 3
> > Memory at cddff000 (32-bit, prefetchable) [size=4K]
> > 00:11.0 Multimedia audio controller: C-Media Electronics Inc CM8738 (rev
> > 10) Subsystem: Unknown device 17ab:0604
> > Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 10
> > I/O ports at d400 [size=256]
> > Capabilities: [c0] Power Management version
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