What it is:
fftv is a TV viewer for use with TV cards and Video for Linux.
It also features a radio user interface. It can support recording of
various formats and codecs including MPEG, AVI, and Ogg. It supports
remote control if LIRC is installed. It supports scheduled
power-on/off recording/reminding if tcron is installed.
To know more about:
sudo apt-get install fftv