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> Winfast Tv 2000 Xp Deluxe F, Corey's TV Tuner Guide
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post Oct 8 2003, 04:58 PM
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I followed "Corey's TV Tuner Guide" but after compiling kernel , on rebut dmesg doesn't show anything about bttv and that damn' tuner card.
Can you help me ?
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post Oct 28 2003, 03:43 PM
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I broke my Windows addiction this last summer and have been happily running Redhat 9.0 on my entertainment PC, watching TV with my Leadtek Winfast TV2000XP Deluxe with TvTime and watching DVD's with Ogle.

Until coming across "Corey's TV Tuner Guide," I didn't know that I could get the remote to work under Linux too. As I've been using TvTime for a few months now, the bttv driver is obviously working fine. However, I'm have trouble compiling LIRC to get the remote working. I downoaded the modified LIRC package from http://www.thegoodtimes.ca/winfast/files/l...0.6.6-cq.tar.gz and followed the instructions in the README-WINFAST file. Upon issuing the "make" command, I get the following error message:

cd .
&& CONFIG_FILES= CONFIG_HEADERS=config.h
/bin/sh ./config.status
config.status: creating config.h
config.status: config.h is unchanged
make all-recursive
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/lirc-0.6.6-cq'
Making all in drivers
make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/lirc-0.6.6-cq/drivers'
Making all in lirc_dev
make[3]: Entering directory `/usr/src/lirc-0.6.6-cq/drivers/lirc_dev'
DIR=`pwd`; (cd /usr/src/linux-2.4.20-8/; make SUBDIRS=$DIR obj-m=lirc_dev.o modules)
/usr/src/linux-2.4.20-8/scripts/pathdown.sh: line 4: TOPDIR: parameter null or not set
make[4]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.20-8'
make[4]: *** No rule to make target `lirc_dev.o', needed by `modules'. Stop.
make[4]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.20-8'
make[3]: *** [lirc_dev.o] Error 2
make[3]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/lirc-0.6.6-cq/drivers/lirc_dev'
make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/lirc-0.6.6-cq/drivers'
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/lirc-0.6.6-cq'
make: *** [all] Error 2

I don't often install packages from source, so I don't really know what's going on here. Can you let me know what I need to do to get the package installed correctly? Thanks.
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- eb2e2   Winfast Tv 2000 Xp Deluxe F   Oct 8 2003, 04:58 PM
- - Corey   You need to make sure that you insert the modules ...   Oct 8 2003, 06:23 PM
- - eb2e2   Thanks ! It works !!! dmesg says...   Oct 9 2003, 03:44 PM
- - DjRedMar   QUOTE (eb2e2 @ Oct 9 2003, 03:44 PM)Thanks ...   Oct 9 2003, 04:40 PM
- - Corey   Congrats, i'm glad that it worked. If you wan...   Oct 9 2003, 10:33 PM
- - hughesjr   I currently have a Hauppauge WinTV card that uses ...   Oct 10 2003, 05:44 AM
- - Corey   Yeah, I use mythtv as well, but for different rea...   Oct 10 2003, 02:35 PM
- - eb2e2   QUOTE (duende @ Oct 9 2003, 10:33 PM)Congrats...   Oct 10 2003, 04:14 PM
- - hughesjr   One thing that I see is that your gbuffers line ne...   Oct 10 2003, 07:42 PM
- - hughesjr   I just installed tvtime and I think it is a very g...   Oct 10 2003, 08:19 PM
- - Corey   Yeah, I came accross TVtime one day looking for a ...   Oct 11 2003, 10:41 AM
- - eb2e2   The remote work too . I have to write this lines o...   Oct 13 2003, 04:35 PM
- - Corey   Well, that is one way of getting the modules to pr...   Oct 14 2003, 12:31 PM
- - eb2e2   I like tvtime, but something is "strange...   Oct 14 2003, 03:22 PM
- - Corey   I'm not too sure why that's happening, i...   Oct 15 2003, 10:24 AM
- - josefen   Hello fellows! I'm running Gentoo and the...   Oct 15 2003, 12:16 PM
- - josefen   heh, never mind - i found it You have to highlig...   Oct 15 2003, 12:19 PM
- - Corey   Let us know if you have it working okay, and if yo...   Oct 15 2003, 12:46 PM
- - josefen   Heh, it's not working with TVtime... It depen...   Oct 15 2003, 01:08 PM
- - Corey   You need to have root permissions in order to use ...   Oct 15 2003, 05:14 PM
- - vektor   QUOTE (josefen @ Oct 15 2003, 01:08 PM)Heh, i...   Oct 16 2003, 07:18 AM
- - josefen   Okej guys! I made it - the card is now running...   Oct 17 2003, 10:33 AM
- - josefen   Never mind I fixed it Thanks for all help!   Oct 17 2003, 10:42 AM
- - phote   I broke my Windows addiction this last summer and ...   Oct 28 2003, 03:43 PM
- - Corey   That's odd. Out of curiosity, do you have the...   Oct 28 2003, 06:46 PM
- - phote   I have the kernel source tree stored in /usr/src/l...   Oct 28 2003, 07:41 PM
- - hughesjr   go to /usr/src/linux-2.4.20-8 and run the command:...   Oct 29 2003, 12:25 AM
- - phote   That worked. Lirc compiled and installed without ...   Oct 29 2003, 10:27 AM
- - Corey   It's possible that this may be a permissions p...   Oct 29 2003, 02:23 PM
- - phote   With some poking around, I figured it out. FYI: I...   Oct 29 2003, 10:22 PM


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