7.6. TechnoTrend/Hauppauge DEC USB Driver

7.6.1. Driver Status


  • DEC2000-t
  • DEC2450-t
  • DEC3000-s
  • Video Streaming
  • Audio Streaming
  • Section Filters
  • Channel Zapping
  • Hotplug firmware loader

To Do:

  • Tuner status information
  • DVB network interface
  • Streaming video PC->DEC
  • Conax support for 2450-t

7.6.2. Getting the Firmware

To download the firmware, use the following commands:

scripts/get_dvb_firmware dec2000t
scripts/get_dvb_firmware dec2540t
scripts/get_dvb_firmware dec3000s

7.6.3. Hotplug Firmware Loading

Since 2.6 kernels, the firmware is loaded at the point that the driver module is loaded.

Copy the three files downloaded above into the /usr/lib/hotplug/firmware or /lib/firmware directory (depending on configuration of firmware hotplug).