[clug] cheap pvr

Nathan O'Sullivan nathan at mammoth.com.au
Sun Apr 11 17:57:58 MDT 2010

> I had an Avermedia Volar and it worked straight out of the box on a
> two year old Mythbuntu install, so any recent kernel should be fine.
> There used to be a variant (Volar X) that didn't work, but apparently
> it's been supported since 2.6.28, so I think you should be fine
> regardless.
I have both the Volar and the Volar X; the Volar X requires a firmware 
download for Ubuntu 9.10 but otherwise works perfectly.

Unfortunately I think neither model are made any more, they seem to have 
disappeared from most online stores.


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