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b4rney

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TBS6981 DVB-S2 Update
« on: October 06, 2012, 03:36:54 pm »
Hi Guys,

Bought this card as it is supposed to be recognised by the kernel but there were a few caveats. The card is recognised as the conexant CX23885 but the firmware needs compiling to work properly with this tuner.

I have got it working and have added a script to compile the firmware on the wiki page.
http://wiki.linuxmce.org/index.php/TBS6981_DVB-S2_Dual_Tuner_PCIe_Card

Now fully working DVB-S2 twin tuner. Very pleased.
Barney

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Re: TBS6981 DVB-S2 Update
« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2012, 09:54:15 am »
Thanks for the wiki page. Be careful with new kernels, and remember to recompile the driver for it. Or, make life easier for you, and make it a dkms driver ;)