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Re: Video capture cards?

On Thu, Jan 19, 2006 at 01:30:18AM -0800, Derek wrote:

Hello,I wanted to turn my old powermac into a tv video recorder.I was
thinking of getting this card
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16815100120 (KWORLD
VS-L883D PCI, The cheapest one on there).Will this card work in
powerpc linux?Can someone recomend a good pci video capture card for

I have seen the Hauppage PVR cards working, including the ones with hardware
encode/decode support.

I don't know about these others, but i would go for something sure.


Sven Luther

Hi All,

So what software can drive and use these cards ?  The last time I had a
look at this, the ivtv driver (the drive I know for the Hauppage cards)
used some x86 assembly, and did not even compile on PPC (but mind you -
this was QUITE a while ago).


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