Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-1800 Firmware not included

Bug #321076 reported by Michael F. Rimbert on 2009-01-25
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
linux-firmware (Ubuntu)
Pete Graner

Bug Description

Binary package hint: linux-firmware

As described in http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/Hauppauge_WinTV-HVR-1800, firmware for the Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-1800 tuner card can be found here: http://steventoth.net/linux/hvr1800/. There are two files that should be placed in /lib/firmware: v4l-cx23885-avcore-01.fw and v4l-cx23885-enc.fw.

The latest version of linux-firmware (1.5) in jaunty does not yet include this firmware. Please add this firmware to the package.

Changed in linux-firmware:
assignee: nobody → mythbuntu
Changed in linux-firmware:
assignee: mythbuntu → ubuntu-kernel-team
Pete Graner (pgraner) wrote :

Adding pending legal review of the firmware license.

Changed in linux-firmware:
assignee: ubuntu-kernel-team → pgraner
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → jaunty-alpha-6
status: New → In Progress
Pete Graner (pgraner) wrote :

License checks out, ok to redistribute under existing ivtv license. Details are in the BOM file.

Tim Gardner (timg-tpi) wrote :

uploaded linux-firmware_1.10

Changed in linux-firmware:
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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