How to install the drivers for our TBS6285 Quad Tuner
To install the drivers via Putty we first need to go to http://www.tbsdtv.com/download/ and select the TBS6285 tuner from the left-hand side. Then expand the "Click to download" button and hover your mouse over the Download button for the Linux Driver and it should show the URL of the file it's going to download. We need that URL in a minute to download the drivers.
TIP: If you're using Putty and are going to be following this guide step-by-step then you can save yourself some typing by simply highlighting each command, right-clicking on it and selecting Copy. Then toggle over to your Putty Session and right-click once more. The command you've just copied from here will be automatically pasted into your Putty Session.
Downloading the Ubuntu TBS6285 Quad Tuner Drivers
So, first off we need to create a temporary working folder. So, type the following commands:
Now, using the URL we've determined above type/paste the following command into a Putty Session: