[linux-dvb] Fusion 3 Gold (18ac:d800)

Michael Krufky mkrufky at gmail.com
Sat Dec 10 16:10:48 CET 2005


On 12/10/05, Todd Ignasiak <ignasiak at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12/2/05, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at linuxtv.org> wrote:
> > Todd Ignasiak wrote:
> > > On 11/29/05, CityK <CityK at rogers.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >>Michael Krufky wrote:
> > >>
> > >>>CityK wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>>A few months ago Taylor posted that he had put together a patch for
> > >>>>the original Fusion 3 Gold (18ac:d800) :
> > >>>>
> http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2005-September/005008.html
> > >>>>
> > >>>>I didn't see any or perhaps missed the follow up this card, but I'm
> > >>>>mildly curious if:
> > >>>>a) Taylor got it working (and is anyone is using the board)?
> > >>>>   and
> > >>>>b) whether or not the it is working with digital cable? ... (although
> > >>>>its prospects are poor, as discussed in both
> >
> >>>>http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2005-September/005034.html
> > >>>>and
> > >>>>
> http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2005-September/005035.html)
> > >>>
> > >>>Taylor never showed us a patch... I always wondered why.
> > >>>
> > >>>Anyhow, based on the DViCO Windows driver INF file, the following
> > >>>patch should be all that's necessary, unless the board has different
> > >>>GPIO programming.
> > >>>
> > >>>I don't want to apply this unless someone can test it and confirm that
> > >>>it works.  It is very likely that a new card entry will be needed for
> > >>>alternate GPIO settings, although the DViCO cards are known to work
> > >>>with the wrong GPIO settings.  :-/
> > >>>
> > >>>
> >
> >>>------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > >>>
> > >>> linux/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-cards.c |    4
> ++++
> > >>> 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)
> > >>>
> > >>>---
> v4l-dvb.orig/linux/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-cards.c
> 2005-11-25 05:24:13.000000000 -0500
> > >>>+++
> v4l-dvb/linux/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-cards.c
> 2005-11-29 01:06: 57.000000000 -0500
> > >>>@@ -1015,6 +1015,10 @@
> > >>>              .card      = CX88_BOARD_KWORLD_DVB_T,
> > >>>      },{
> > >>>              .subvendor = 0x18ac,
> > >>>+             .subdevice = 0xd800,
> > >>>+             .card      =
> CX88_BOARD_DVICO_FUSIONHDTV_3_GOLD_Q,
> > >>>+     },{
> > >>>+             .subvendor = 0x18ac,
> > >>>              .subdevice = 0xd810,
> > >>>              .card      =
> CX88_BOARD_DVICO_FUSIONHDTV_3_GOLD_Q,
> > >>>      },{
> > >>>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>Michael Krufky wrote:
> > >>
> > >>>CityK wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>>>Cool.  As you already know, I  picked this last part of the
> > >>>>discussion up on the DVB list.  Perhaps Taylor or someone else will
> > >>>>let us know.
> > >>>
> > >>>Yes...  I also have information about FusionHDTV II ...  If anybody
> > >>>out there has one, please let me know, and I'll send you a patch to
> test.
> > >
> > >
> > > I have an older Fusion card.  I'm not sure if it's a Fusion II or III,
> > >  but it's pre-QAM.    I'll dig it out of the storage box & check it
> > > out.
> > >
> > > If someone has a patch, or needs other info on the card, let me know.
> >
> > When you determine exactly which card it is, let me know and provide the
> > pci id... i have some nice docs from dvico with almost all the info that
> > i need, provided that it uses frontend demod's and tuner already
> supported.
> >
> > Glue code is easy.
> >
> > -Mike
> >
>
>  I finally located that card.    It's labeled "FusionHDTV II"
>  It has a Conexant Fusion 878A / 25878-13 chip,  and an Oren OR51211AHQC.
>  I can't tell what type of tuner is on the board.

Todd-

Great!  I can whip together a patch for you to test....  I believe
that I have the tuner information in my files at home.  I leave for
vacation tomorrow morning, so I will post a patch for testing towards
the end of next week.

Thanks,

_Michael



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