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Hauppauge Nova-T Stick: Revision 8

Second try at buying USB TV card that works under Linux

And sure, 22 EUR later (chepest card in the shop which included remote) I had working DVB-T under Linux



cd /lib/firmware/


dpavlin@t61p:~$ lsusb | grep Nova
Bus 002 Device 003: ID 2040:7070 Hauppauge Nova-T Stick 3

Zagreb frequencies

T 754000000 8MHz 2/3 NONE AUTO 8k 1/8 NONE    # CH27:
T 642000000 8MHz 2/3 NONE AUTO 8k 1/8 NONE    # CH27:
T 690000000 8MHz 2/3 NONE AUTO 8k 1/8 NONE    # CH27:

Feed that file to scan from dvb-apps to get output for mplayer's channels.conf

EeePC as TV for my mother

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[352538.540055] usb 3-1.1: new high-speed USB device number 32 using ehci-pci
[352538.648944] usb 3-1.1: New USB device found, idVendor=2040, idProduct=7070, bcdDevice= 1.00
[352538.648951] usb 3-1.1: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3
[352538.648956] usb 3-1.1: Product: Nova-T Stick
[352538.648960] usb 3-1.1: Manufacturer: Hauppauge
[352538.648964] usb 3-1.1: SerialNumber: 4032258708
[352538.682065] dvb-usb: found a 'Hauppauge Nova-T Stick' in cold state, will try to load a firmware
[352538.682869] usb 3-1.1: firmware: direct-loading firmware dvb-usb-dib0700-1.20.fw
[352538.885559] dib0700: firmware started successfully.
[352539.420241] dvb-usb: found a 'Hauppauge Nova-T Stick' in warm state.
[352539.420476] dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport stream to the software demuxer.
[352539.420571] dvbdev: DVB: registering new adapter (Hauppauge Nova-T Stick)
[352539.664695] usb 3-1.1: DVB: registering adapter 0 frontend 0 (DiBcom 7000PC)...
[352539.903507] dib0070: DiB0070: successfully identified
[352539.936061] Registered IR keymap rc-dib0700-rc5
[352539.936410] rc rc0: Hauppauge Nova-T Stick as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb3/3-1/3-1.1/rc/rc0
[352539.936486] input: Hauppauge Nova-T Stick as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb3/3-1/3-1.1/rc/rc0/input13
[352539.936674] rc rc0: lirc_dev: driver dib0700 registered at minor = 0, scancode receiver, no transmitter
[352539.936678] dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 50 msecs.
[352539.936682] dvb-usb: Hauppauge Nova-T Stick successfully initialized and connected.
[352539.936876] usbcore: registered new interface driver dvb_usb_dib0700