[mythtv-users] Ubuntu users, rejoyce!

Damian damian at gingermagic.co.uk
Tue Jun 10 22:06:58 UTC 2008

Nicolas Will wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-06-11 at 09:02 +1200, Nick Rout wrote:
>> On Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 3:10 AM, Nicolas Will <nico at youplala.net>
>> wrote:
>> http://martinpitt.wordpress.com/2008/06/10/packaged-dvb-t-drivers-for-ubuntu-804/
>>> automatic build of a recent v4l-dvb tree, automatically rebuilt upon
>>> kernel upgrades.
>>> Very cool for users like me, with a Nova-T-500 for example, who want
>> the latest stability/functionnality efforts.
>>> That's the last manual step going away on my MythTV system.
>>> Thanks Martin, Matt and Mario, from me too.
>>> Nico
>> In fact it seems to be more than DVB-T, also includes DVB-S|C tree as
>> well.
> it is v4l-dvb as a whole, with DVB of all kinds and ATSC.
> Nico

Just out of interest (as I'm thinking I must be missing something), what 
does this do for a DVB card that isn't set up automatically? I've never 
had to manually install a driver for my Nova-T cards (to my knowledge), 
they just seem to work.

Excuse my ignorance. I'm generally interested, not trying to be dismissive.


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