[mythtv-users] Need help setting up freecom usb DVB-T tuner

Alan Chandler alan at chandlerfamily.org.uk
Sat Sep 2 22:25:25 UTC 2006

On Wednesday 30 August 2006 21:40, Lauri Tischler wrote:
> Alan Chandler wrote:
> > Lauri Tischler writes:
> >> Alan Chandler wrote:
> >>> How can I find out which variant of this tuner I have so I know which
> >>> particular firmware I should install - and where should I put it
> >>> (both /lib/firmware and /usr/lib/hotplug/firmware exist on my system).
> >>
> >> dmesg|grep firm
> >
> > I get nothing (taken after a reboot - but with the correct modules
> > loaded).
> Umm, that would mean, noone has loaded any firmware, not needed then.

OK, I am homing in on the answer.  the support for my tuner was added about 6 
weeks ago, but Debian modules appear to be older than that.  I am currently 
trying to build from source (but not having much success:-(  )

Alan Chandler

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