Fwd: Getting bt878 tuner card to work

Jacob Meuser jakemsr at jakemsr.com
Sun May 15 14:53:29 PDT 2005

On Sun, May 15, 2005 at 10:24:39PM +0400, Karolis Tamutis wrote:
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Karolis Tamutis <karolis.t at gmail.com>
> Date: May 15, 2005 9:54 PM
> Subject: Re: Getting bt878 tuner card to work
> To: maarfree <maarfree at xs4all.nl>
> Thanks for your reply, that helped me to get scantv, but another
> problem is that scantv can't find a single channel. The card works on
> windows as I tested. I even got channel frequencies from the windows
> application, but here in scantv, those frequencies get passed with "no
> station". What could be the problem? I live in Lithuania, where we use
> PAL system, but in the selection there are some other two's: PAL-M and
> PAL-N , can this be an issue? I do a full scan (scantv -a) so the
> frequency table (I use europe-east) should not matter.

xawtv doesn't know anything about bktr channel sets.

use fxtv (although it has no automatic way to scan for channels), or
if you want, you can port my bktr tools to FreeBSD ->
http://www.jakemsr.com/bsdav/ (which would be simple if only FreeBSD
had strtonum).

<jakemsr at jakemsr.com>

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