LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware
User Name
Password
Slackware This Forum is for the discussion of Slackware Linux.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 10-31-2004, 05:24 PM   #1
sundancekid
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2004
Distribution: Debian Etch
Posts: 37

Rep: Reputation: 15
unable to watch tv on slackware 10


hello eveybody,
i got a nexus s pci card, i downloaded the driver from linuxtv.org, compiled it and loaded the modules without problem, dmesg shows that v4l and the appropriate drivers are loaded..but when i launch xawtv or tvtime it shows a blank screen and a : /dev/video0 file not found
can somebody tell me what should i do or where should i look ?
thanks
 
Old 10-31-2004, 05:51 PM   #2
urka58
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2003
Distribution: slackware 14
Posts: 530

Rep: Reputation: 30
Is "nexus" a digital sat/terrestrial card or a conventional analogic terrestrial card?
Linuxtv drivers are suited for digital TV only.
Ciao
 
Old 11-01-2004, 11:59 AM   #3
egag
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jul 2004
Location: Netherlands
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 2,721

Rep: Reputation: 52
hi,

i think you have to cofigure the video in xawtv, ( change "overlay" to "grabimage" )

egag
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Linux Watch vs BSD Watch blueCow *BSD 4 08-16-2009 05:35 PM
unable to watch online movies. greythorne Ubuntu 2 11-03-2005 11:29 PM
unable watch ripped dvd using mplayer sirpelidor Linux - Software 3 10-12-2005 08:54 PM
Unable to listen/watch music/videos at various websites webwolf70 Linux - General 1 10-27-2004 06:37 AM
Unable to login to Slackware 9 thunderh4wk Slackware 6 08-22-2003 07:45 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:02 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration