[linux-dvb] NOVA-S only working with HZ=1000

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Sun Nov 6 15:34:49 CET 2005

Maximilian Engelhardt wrote:
> I have a NOVA-S that was running just fine with all kernels <=2.6.12.
> Starting with 2.6.13 it suddenly stopped working. Since it still didn't
> work with 2.6.14, I was wondering why and finally found out that that is
> was because of the HZ value change (my default HZ is now 250).
> The error messages every app I tried on an HZ!=1000 kernel reports is
> something about TUNING FAILED.
> I talked to Bertl on #linuxtv and he suggested me some changes [1], but
> they didn't help. I also created some debug output from stv0299 with a
> HZ=250, HZ=250 + patch and a HZ=1000 (=working) kernel. [2]

You are using DiSEqC.

Does it help if you change
	.flags = 0,
	.flags = SAA7146_I2C_SHORT_DELAY,

in "static struct saa7146_extension budget_extension" (budget-ci.c)?


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