Pinnacle and Linux?
i search a lot but didn't find an answer... Does pinnacle card works with linux? Is there any compatible software (closed/Open) which works with the pinnacle card?
I'm interrested about this pinnacle product:
if there no linux support for pinnacle, is there any other similar card which works on linux?$
Pinnacle PCTV Dual Hybrid Pro 3010iX (PCIe 1X) - French/Itallian
230100075 - PCIe 1x Card - Hybrid TV Tuner (Analogue & DVB-T) - Record in MPEG-2 and DivX - Remote control
# Bring digital terrestrial TV and radio* as well as analogue TV and FM radio to a desktop PC
# Enjoy two programmes at the same time
# Watch in full-screen with Picture-in-Picture or in scaleable windows
# Infrared remote control included
# Ultra-fast Teletext
# Plus: Listen to and record Stereo FM and digital radio*
# Plus: Listen to Internet radio stations**
# Uses PCI Express x1 slot, leaving other slots available
# Compatible with Windows Media Center (Windows Vista Home Premium / Ultimate and Windows XP MCE; remote separately available)
Control & Record
# Control two live TV shows with DualTimeShifting™
# Record video files compatible with Sony PSP™ or Apple iPod™ (MPEG-4)
# Schedule recordings to your hard drive or Direct-to- DVD
# AutoPower ON/OFF for scheduled recordings
# Record in MPEG-2 and DivX® formats
# Ease of use with Infrared remote control
# Free integrated Electronic Programme Guide
# Trim your videos and create DVDs with Pinnacle Studio QuickStart (Windows XP only)
* - DVB-T radio not available in all regions
** - Internet connection required
thanks for your help!
Support is not a matter of card brand but used chips (as with everything else in linux :p )
Originally Posted by Setlec
I think this card is based on the SAA7162 (since it's a PCI-E device); someone is already working on a driver but there's nothing usable available yet.
IIRC the Hauppauge HVR3000 is supported and
has a similar featureset (minus the analog tv capability).
Better ask on the linuxtv mailinglist to be sure ( mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org )
thank you for your answer... that help me a lot! :D
Hi sorry to trouble you, I'd like to know if you found a way to use the 3010ix with Linux (mythtv mythubuntu or others).
Thaks if you reply, I'm looking around the net but no way...