[linux-dvb] Using Twinhan DST + pchd3000

Michael Krufky mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Tue Oct 18 04:24:15 CEST 2005


Philip Prindeville wrote:
> Michael Krufky wrote:
> 
>> Philip Prindeville wrote:
>>
>>> Hi.
>>>
>>> I have an x86_64 (Athalon 64) based Fedora Core 3 machine (updated)
>>> with the following:  2x Twinhan DST cards, and 1x pchd 3000 card.
>>>
>>> However, /dev/dvb/ isn't being populated.
>>>
>>> Anyone have any suggestions about what is missing?  Does udev need
>>> some priming?  What needs to be in my /etc/modprobe.conf file?
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> -Philip
>>
>>
>>
>> For the twinhan DST cards, you need the module dvb-bt8xx ... It 
>> requires some module arguments in order to function properly.  Please 
>> see the Documentation / list archives for that info.
>>
>> For pchd 3000, cx88-dvb .
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Michael Krufky
> 
> 
> 
> I already looked for the Twinhan, but didn't see suggestions on how to
> set up the /etc/modprobe.conf (other than the card type being 0x71) or

Twinhan needs i2c_hw=1 .... There was a thread about it a few days ago.

> why the /dev/dvb/* stuff was failing to be created.

MAKEDEV dvb

It's all covered in the documentation... Here's a link to the latest 
doc's in cvs:

http://linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/dvb-kernel/linux/Documentation/dvb/


-- 
Michael Krufky



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