[linux-dvb] Firmware loading with KNC1/tda1004x

Hamish Moffatt hamish at cloud.net.au
Tue Feb 22 01:27:37 CET 2005


On Tue, Feb 22, 2005 at 12:31:13AM +0100, Julian Scheel wrote:
> Am Montag, 21. Februar 2005 22:57 schrieb Hamish Moffatt:
> > On Mon, Feb 21, 2005 at 09:37:59PM +0100, Julian Scheel wrote:
> > > I'm just trying to get a KNC1 DVB-T card working with latest linuxtv cvs.
> > > I can load all modules, but when trying to tune to a channel this raises
> > > in the syslog:
> > >
> > > tda1004x: waiting for firmware upload (dvb-fe-tda10046.fw)...
> > > tda1004x: no firmware upload (timeout or file not found?)
> > > tda1004x: firmware upload failed
> > >
> > > The dvb-fe-tda10046.fw is fetched with get_dvb_firmware and copied
> > > to /usr/lib/hotplug/firmware
> >
> > Do you have hotplug installed? It is required as of 2.6.10
> > because it supplies the firmware (while the driver is 'waiting for
> > firmware upload').
> 
> I use a 2.6.9-kernel - Makes this any difference?

I don't think so. You need hotplug for either DVB-cvs (as you have), or
the DVB drivers in 2.6.10. DVB in pre-2.6.10 did not need hotplug.

> Hotplug is installed and working fine for firmware loading of ipw2200.

I don't know then. Is your ipw2200 firmware also in
/usr/lib/hotplug/firmware?


Hamish
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