[AG-TECH] video card question

Carter, Tameka ttcarter at bnl.gov
Sat Nov 15 13:23:05 CST 2003


Is it still the case that the Windows drivers operate on the assumption that
you will only have one Hauppauge card?  If so, can anyone suggest a

-----Original Message-----
From: Bob Riddle [mailto:bdr at internet2.edu]
Sent: Sunday, August 17, 2003 9:35 PM
To: Cindy Sievers
Cc: ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov
Subject: Re: [AG-TECH] video card question

For what it's worth - the Windows drivers operate on the assumption that 
you will only have one Hauppage card installed.  I spent a couple of 
days wallowing through this mess and have come to the conclusion that 
Osprey cards are a better option for Windows.

Cindy Sievers wrote:

> OK, I looked in the archives, and maybe I'm missing something.....
> What video cards are people using in PIG nodes (single machine XP) for 
> multiple camera video capture?
> I had 4 Hauppauge WinTV cards in my room based node (video machine 
> running linux). But when I rebuilt the room node on a single XP 
> machine with only 2 available PCI slots, vic won't recognize even two 
> Hauppauge cards.  The PIG node seems to run everything else just fine, 
> but I really need 4 cameras. What are others using for video capture 
> on the PIGS?
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