[linux-dvb] My Twinhan DVB-T CI won't tune

Manu Abraham manu at kromtek.com
Sun Jun 12 16:00:46 CEST 2005


Allan Stirling wrote:
> Einar Bjarni Halldórsson wrote:
> 
>>> Einar Bjarni Halldórsson wrote:
>>>   
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> I finally got my hands on a DVB card, and have started what is becoming
>>>> a very interesting proccess of getting it to work. Had to jump 
>>>> through a
>>>> couple of hoops to get the dst module to recognize it as a DVB-T and 
>>>> not
>>>> a DVB-S (the default KnoppMyth R5A16 install wouldn't budge on this
>>>> issue). Since then I've tried kernels 2.6.10 , 2.6.11.11 and 2.6.12-rc5
>>>> with the CVS version of dvb-kernel, but with similar results. The card
>>>> get's recognized as a DVB-T and the CI module is recognized, but when I
>>>> try to get dvbscan to do it's thing, I get "tuning failed" and a bunch
>>>> of error messages in dmesg.
>>>>
>>>> I've seen people have similar problems in the mailing list archives, 
>>>> but
>>>> I was wondering if there is any progress in finding a solution.
>>>>     
>>> Which card model do you have ?
>>>
>>>   
>>
>> I have a TwinhanDTV Ter-CI
>>
>>  
>>
>>> Your card has tuning problems due to i2c communication problems. This
>>> has bee fixed with the bttv patch i posted a while back.. Please do test
>>> it out whether it solves your communication problems..
>>>
>>> This patch can be applied against the bttv in 2.6.11.x.
>>>
>>>
>>> Changelog:
>>>
>>> Attached is a patch to bttv which fixes the following problems.
>>>
>>>   
>>
>> I tried kernel 2.6.12-rc5, which has the patch, and it didn't work. I 
>> just
>> got the same error.
>>
>> Einar
>>
>>  
>>
> 
> Also the same issue, this time with a Twinhan DTV Sat-CI (Newly bought 
> 1030A). Works OK in Windows.

1020, 1020A, 1030A, 1032A works ok for me.

Can you post your messages ?


Manu





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