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Passing audio stream from TVHeadend to Sonos

The latest development (read: unstable) version of TVHeadend merged a new feature from fellow developer Hyper which allows TVHeadend to extract (and transcode) the audio stream of any source that is configured in TVHeadend (e.g. a DVB-S or DVB-T stream). This

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Building the closed source TBS DVB drivers for Ubuntu/Debian

This is a brief guide on how to download, compile and install the closed TBS drivers for Debian derivative linux distributions. These drivers are released by the manufacturer and contain closed source/proprietary code. We have a separate guide catering for

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Building the open source TBS DVB drivers for Ubuntu/Debian

This is a brief guide on how to download, compile and install the opensource TBS drivers for Debian derivative linux distributions. These drivers are based upon the excellent Linux Media project and tailored specifically for TBS digital TV cards. We

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How to integrate OScam with TVHeadend

This guide details how to integrate OScam with TVHeadend to enable decryption of pay TV channels within TVHeadend. The guide does not deal with the configuration of cards (local or otherwise) on the OScam side and is in no way

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Cross-compiling TVHeadend for Raspberry Pi

This guide details how to set up a chroot environment to enable you to build TVHeadend for Raspberry Pi (which uses the arm architecture) on an x86_64 Debian distribution. Setting up the chroot A chroot is essentially an installation of

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Packaging TVHeadend for distribution

Once you have built TVHeadend, you may want to create a redistributable debian package to enable you to distribute and install the package on a system other than the one you built the package on (this works hand-in-hand with our

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Building TVHeadend from source

This is a brief guide demonstrating downloading and building (and optionally packaging) the TVHeadend source from GitHub. The instructions are aimed at people running Debian and variants (i.e. Ubuntu) Linux distributions. Instructions for other distributions may be found in the

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