[Novalug] HDTV for 59$ (linux supported)
greg at pryzby.org
Thu Mar 15 14:45:28 EDT 2007
Under Ubuntu it just friggin works. SOOOOOO COOOOOOL.
Now to get it running under SUSE on the laptop, for a portable HDTV
1) Has antenna
2) But requires usb 2.0
In my basement on North exposed wall (underground from south side) I
get 20 channels (including the sub channels).
There are some artifacts and a pink band (veritcal on right side) that
I need to look into, but I think an external antenna would be very
On Thu, Mar 15, 2007 at 11:29:10AM -0700, b b wrote:
> --- Ken Kauffman <kkauffman at headfog.com> wrote:
> > Given its form factor, I'm assuming it doesn't have
> > hardware encoding
> > like the full cards. Is this true/false?
> > Ken
> - software encoding...
> - one cool factor: it's a standalone HDTV receiver
> (USB-powered) and comes w/an antenna... even if you're
> not interested in ripping your favorite Ren and Stimpy
> cartoons, you should get lots of HDTV stations if you
> live inside the Belchway...
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