Re: BTTV on Debian and Kernel 2.4.7
On Aug 01 2001, Herbert Pirke wrote:
> Under SUSE-Linux I had my TV-Card (Terratec TV+) running
> perfectly. SUSE installed everything automatically, which means that
> I have no idea what to do. In addition to that, the kernel I used
> under SUSE was a 2.2.18.
I'm following this thread closely, since I can borrow a
Conexant Fusion 878a board from my uncle for 1 or 2 days and
I'd *LOVE* to capture a rare VHS video and put it in a digital
BTW, what software in Debian would be recommended for
converting the generated AVI file to an MPEG-1 format suitable
for producing a VCD disc.
What about converting the video to a DIVX format? Can
libavifile be used?
BTW #2, reading the list of supported cards in the
documentation files that came with Kernel 2.4.7 (the CARDLIST
file), I don't see the Broktree 878a chip mentioned, but I'd
assume that it would be supported, since the 878 chip is
Has anybody else done something similar with Debian?
Thanks in advance, Rogério Brito.
Rogério Brito - firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.ime.usp.br/~rbrito/