Tectonic: The Vendor Mafia's Linux Vendetta
Oct 28, 2005, 20:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Norwood-Young)
"I've just written a little script that finds all the television
channels for a TV card on Linux. It uses the ivtv driver, which is
a community-written open source device driver that supports the
Hauppage range of cards.
"When I finished my script, it dawned on me that this wouldn't
happen to a Windows user. If the Hauppage card came without Windows
drivers, without a tuner and without an automatic channel finder,
absolutely no-one would buy it..."