DUTV005 USB DVB-T dongle
Mauro Carvalho Chehab
mchehab at infradead.org
Tue Mar 3 16:35:47 PST 2009
On Wed, 4 Mar 2009 01:28:44 +0100
Jan Grmela <grmela+linuxdriver at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello, thanks for your replies. I'm in touch with Antti Palosaari. He
> has ordered the same dongle from eBay and stated at linux-media
> mailing list that he wants to write the driver by himself.
> I don't know how is it going but I'm gonna contact him and let you
> know if he has made some progress.
Great! Antti has lots of experience with those DVB USB dongles.
> 2009/3/4, Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab at infradead.org>:
> > Hi Jan,
> > On Tue, 3 Mar 2009 15:21:32 -0800
> > Greg KH <greg at kroah.com> wrote:
> >> On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 01:17:26AM +0100, Jan Grmela wrote:
> >> > Hello,
> >> > I've bought some cheap DVB-T USB dongle at eBay last month but after
> >> > some unsuccessful tries to get it working, I've figured out that
> >> > there's no Linux driver for the device available since the chipset is
> >> > quite new. There are a lot of other people complaining that they need
> >> > to use Windows to watch TV.
> >> >
> >> > Moosy's got a lot of info, USB dumps and datasheets at
> >> > http://sites.google.com/site/moosyresearch/dutv005
> >> >
> >> > I'm ready to lend the device to a developer willing to create a Linux
> >> > driver for it because it's basically useless for me now.
> >> Reverse engineering devices is a pain. I'll not object if anyone wants
> >> to do this, but I'm sure not going to work on it, sorry.
> >> You might want to post this to the developer list instead.
> > The better is to copy also the linux-media at vger.kernel.org for DVB
> > developments. do you know what chips are inside? Maybe there are someone
> > already working on it.
> >> thanks,
> >> greg k-h
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> > Mauro
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