[linux-dvb] questions about STV0229_LOCKOUTPUT

Jeremy Hall jhall at maoz.com
Tue Nov 8 14:46:42 CET 2005


In the new year, Oliver Endriss wrote:
> Jeremy Hall wrote:
> > In the new year, Andrew de Quincey wrote:
> > > On Monday 07 Nov 2005 18:35, Jeremy Hall wrote:
> > > > In the new year, Oliver Endriss wrote:
> > > > > Jeremy Hall wrote:
> > > > > > It looks like STV0229_LOCKOUTPUT is set to on in the initialization of
> > > > > > the alps_bsru6 tuner, but when I'm changing voltage, it is set to off.
> > > > > > (state->config->lock_output == 0) and it looks like it should be 1. 
> > > > > > Does anybody have any idea how this could have gotten broken?
> > > > >
> For the nexus 2.3:
> - BSBE inittab register 0x08 is set to 0x40, i.e. OP2 = high.
> - lnbp21_set_voltage() is used.
> - stv0299_set_voltage() is never called.
> - lock_output is initialized to zero.
> 
> lock_output(OP2) is only used by stv0299_set_voltage() and
> stv0299_send_legacy_dish_cmd().
> 
> Anyway, stv0299_send_legacy_dish_cmd() will _not_ work for this card,
> so the lock_output variable doesn't matter.
> 
> Now I see that dish network support is obviously missing.
> Please confirm whether this is your problem!
> 
you have GOT to be kidding!

but you are not.

This is indeed the issue.  I'll look at it later on today.

Thanks for spotting this. (I have been pulling my hair out for quite some 
time over this)

_J



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