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TV viewer

'fftv' is a TV viewer for use with TV cards and Video for GNU/Linux. It also features a radio user interface. It can support recording of various formats and codecs including MPEG, AVI, and Ogg. It supports remote control if LIRC is installed. It supports scheduled power-on/off recording/reminding if tcron is installed.



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Janet Casey

Verified on

3 December 2003

Leaders and contributors

Fabrice Bellard Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/fftv-devel

Software prerequisites

Required to usetcron
Required to useGTK 2.0 or later
Weak prerequisiteogg vorbis (for audio recording)
Required to usehardware overlay *or* XVideo
Weak prerequisiteLIRC (linux infrared remote control)
Weak prerequisitetcron 0.4.3 or later (for scheduled power-on/off recording)


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