[mythtv-users] Hauppauge Nova-500 Diversity Card - Any Hope ?
nick.rout at gmail.com
Thu Feb 4 01:23:42 UTC 2010
On Thu, Feb 4, 2010 at 2:19 PM, Frank Merrill <fmerrill1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 4:53 PM, Paul <paul at paulhurley.co.uk> wrote:
>> I picked up a used Hauppauge Nova 500 card recently, thinking at the time
>> 'haven't I read something about a model that doesn't work - naah, it'll be
>> fine !'. Well, obviously, after installing it in my PC, it doesn't work....
>> It's the card with two antenna connectors and is marked 'WinTV-NOVA-TD-500
>> DVB-T 68109'. I don't get any messages in dmesg about DVB, Hauppauge or
>> V4L. The only thing that shows up in lspci is a 'Hauppauge Multimedia
>> Adaptor 6800'.
>> Am I doomed ? Is there any chance of using this card in myth ? (I assume
>> that Hauppauge won't even think about exchanging a second hand card with no
>> box, manuals or bits).
> Can you say ouch?
I can't actually follow what that part of the wiki is saying, but
there are reports of the td version working, eg
Remember that the card has a pci to usb bridge and the tuner actually
appears as a usb device, try lsusb.
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