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by TimboUK
Sun Dec 24, 2006 5:11 pm
Forum: Hardware Compatibility List
Topic: Really cheap bt878 4 port card
Replies: 14
Views: 11300

£25 on top, OMG :shock:

So a $40 (£20?) will cost me £60 to get to me?
and a $139 (£70) will cost me £120.

Hmm, maybe a cheap PVR from ebay via Hong Kong is in order here!
by TimboUK
Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:35 pm
Forum: Hardware Compatibility List
Topic: Really cheap bt878 4 port card
Replies: 14
Views: 11300

Yes, they do. Cheers. My "new" pc built for the job is an athlon XP1700, 512MB ram, with 80gig HD. Looks like i may not be able to use the 2 old cheap cctv cards I had. So if I got the $40 card (25fps Total??) it would be ok? BUT if I went for the 4 ch real time (120fps) would I be asking too much ...
by TimboUK
Sun Dec 24, 2006 11:04 am
Forum: Hardware Compatibility List
Topic: Cheap 4/8/16 port card on eBay
Replies: 8
Views: 12295

Sorry to be a nube (linux is all new, just used the live cd and got it running, ut no video in) I have 2 cheap ebay cards from chine. Can you please explain how to lspci ???

I assume this is from the pci card data?

Cheers
by TimboUK
Sun Dec 24, 2006 10:59 am
Forum: Hardware Compatibility List
Topic: Really cheap bt878 4 port card
Replies: 14
Views: 11300

Can you ship to uk?
by TimboUK
Tue Oct 31, 2006 9:06 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Previous Versions
Topic: Sorry, a newbie question
Replies: 13
Views: 3917

Live cd now downloaded via torrent (save the bandwidth :) )
Leaving it seeding too!
Will have a go soon.
So is the cd a bootable one? I assume i put it in and away it goes? Or am I hoping too much here!
by TimboUK
Tue Oct 31, 2006 7:16 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Previous Versions
Topic: Sorry, a newbie question
Replies: 13
Views: 3917

jameswilson wrote:any of them but i personally use number 3
Is this the one?

http://linuxtracker.org/torrents-details.php?id=2290
by TimboUK
Tue Oct 31, 2006 6:39 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Previous Versions
Topic: Sorry, a newbie question
Replies: 13
Views: 3917

Linspire's big difference is the CNR (Click N Run) technology that makes installing packages / programs really easy. (Never used it myself) Zoneminder isn't available (afaik) in a CNR package, and building from source will need a lot of packages that probably won't be available using the CNR softwa...
by TimboUK
Tue Oct 31, 2006 6:39 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Previous Versions
Topic: Sorry, a newbie question
Replies: 13
Views: 3917

if your new rather than learn linspire, why dont you pick one of the zm distros, ie 1) LiveCD, everything you need to run zm live 2) CTU zm Corey Excellent Fedora based ZM install CD 3) ZM 2006, Ross's ZM install CD (My choice) I would recommend any of the above as there are step by step easy insta...
by TimboUK
Mon Oct 30, 2006 8:15 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Previous Versions
Topic: Sorry, a newbie question
Replies: 13
Views: 3917

Cheers, i may have a try soon :D
by TimboUK
Sun Oct 29, 2006 9:13 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder Previous Versions
Topic: Sorry, a newbie question
Replies: 13
Views: 3917

Sorry, a newbie question

Hi, just stumbled across zoneminder and I thought WOW! Just what I wanted (I think) Always been a windows person (sorry) not through choice but by applications. I did try linspire 4 once, but could not get any software to run cctv. I now have a linspire 5.0v2 iso, and am wondering if anyone has inst...