Subject: Re: Free USB DVB satellite receiver for driver writer
To: David Brownlee <>
From: Stephen Borrill <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/27/2007 09:27:54
On Wed, 26 Sep 2007, David Brownlee wrote:
> 	I have a Hauppauge WinTV NOVA USB model 907 DVB-satellite
> 	receiver, which is *probably* a OEMed Technotrend USB 1.0
> 	(at least according to
> 	    ugen0 at uhub1 port 2
> 	    ugen0: Hauppauge WinTV NOVA USB, rev 1.00/1.00, addr 3
> 	    WinTV NOVA USB(0x1003), Hauppauge(0x0b48), rev 1.00
> 	Otherwise known as a NOVA-s USB, Hauppauge still provide
> 	Windows drivers for it under their 'legacy DVB products'
> 	If anyone is interested in working on a NetBSD driver for this
> 	beast (there is a Linux driver already), drop me an email
> 	(If you can get it working under NetBSD, you get to keep it :)

I'll also add a Hauppauge HVR-900, Nova-T USB2 and Nova-T PCI to the 
bumper bonus pack (same rules of course!). I'd like to see it as an input 
device for vlc, so that it can be recorded or streamed.