XawTV is a simple Xaw-based TV program which uses the bttv driver or video4linux. It also contains various command-line utilities for grabbing images and AVI movies, tuning in TV stations, etc. The package includes:
* xawtv-X11 application for watching TV. * motv- motif-based GUI for xawtv. * fbtv- TV application for the GNU/linux console; uses the 2.2.x framebuffer devices. * v4lctl- command line tool to set video4linux parameters * streamer- command line tool for capturing still images and avi-videos * radio- curses-based radio app. * webcam- captures images and uploads them with FTP to a Web-Server in a endless loop. * alevtd- http server for videotext pages.
released on 30 September 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||18 July 2003|
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|Required to build||curses|
|Weak prerequisite||aalib (all three for building)|
|Weak prerequisite||libzvbi (for scantv|
|Weak prerequisite||OpenMotif (for mtt and motv)|
|Weak prerequisite||X11R6 (for building all X apps)|
|Required to use||TVfonts (XawTV does not include fonts)|
|Required to build||gnu make != 3.79.1|
|Required to build||libjpeg|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 2 January 2017.