[linux-dvb] CableStar2 dont work (2.6.13 + dvb-kernel CVS)

dvb dvb.tsc at mail.ee
Fri Apr 14 00:05:16 CEST 2006


7 month and all ok with CableStar and kernel 2.6.14 + this old (one time) cvs version.
But now I must upgrade to kernel 2.6.15(16) and no CableStar support :(


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Patrick Boettcher" <patrick.boettcher at desy.de>
To: "dvb" <dvbtsc at mail.ee>
Cc: <linux-dvb at linuxtv.org>
Sent: Saturday, September 10, 2005 3:55 PM
Subject: Re: [linux-dvb] CableStar2 dont work (2.6.13 + dvb-kernel CVS)


> On Sat, 10 Sep 2005, dvb wrote:
>
>> CableStar2 Rev:1.2 (Flexcop IIB + STV02970 + TDEE4-017A) in Windows OK, in Linux dont work
>
> Hi again,
>
> can you please try current dvb-kernel (you have to cvs up it) now? The driver loads correctly now, 
> but I don't have access to dvb-c anymore to test it, but it should work now.
>
> regards,
> Patrick.
>
> --
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "dvb" <dvbtsc at mail.ee>
To: <linux-dvb at linuxtv.org>
Sent: Saturday, September 10, 2005 1:33 PM
Subject: [linux-dvb] CableStar2 dont work (2.6.13 + dvb-kernel CVS)


> CableStar2 Rev:1.2 (Flexcop IIB + STV02970 + TDEE4-017A) in Windows OK, in Linux dont work
> --------
> 00:12.0 Network controller: Techsan Electronics Co Ltd B2C2 FlexCopII DVB chip / Technisat 
> SkyStar2 DVB card (rev 02)
>        Subsystem: Techsan Electronics Co Ltd B2C2 FlexCopII DVB chip / Technisat SkyStar2 DVB card
>        Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 11
>        Region 0: Memory at ffae0000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=64K]
>        Region 1: I/O ports at ef80 [size=32]
> --------
> Bus  0, device  18, function  0:
>    Class 0280: PCI device 13d0:2103 (rev 2).
>      IRQ 11.
>      Master Capable.  Latency=64.
>      Non-prefetchable 32 bit memory at 0xffae0000 [0xffaeffff].
>      I/O at 0xef80 [0xef9f].
> --------
>
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: B2C2 FlexcopII/II(b)/III digital TV receiver chip loaded 
> successfully
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: flexcop-pci: will use the HW PID filter.
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: flexcop-pci: card revision 2
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: DVB: registering new adapter (FlexCop Digital TV device).
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: MAC address = 00:d0:d7:28:1d:35
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: i2c master_xfer failed
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct last message repeated 2 times
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: mt352_read_register: readreg error (reg=127, ret==-121)
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: i2c master_xfer failed
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: i2c_readbytes: i2c read error (addr 0a, err == -121)
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: i2c master_xfer failed
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: i2c master_xfer failed
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: stv0297_readreg: readreg error (reg == 0x80, ret == -22)
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: i2c master_xfer failed
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: mt312_read: ret == -121
> Sep 10 12:18:12 sct kernel: b2c2-flexcop: no frontend driver found for this B2C2/FlexCop adapter
>
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Johannes Stezenbach" <js at linuxtv.org>
To: "Patrick Boettcher" <patrick.boettcher at desy.de>
Cc: <linux-dvb at linuxtv.org>
Sent: Saturday, September 10, 2005 4:04 PM
Subject: Re: [linux-dvb] CableStar2 dont work (2.6.13 + dvb-kernel CVS)


> Patrick,
>
> On Sat, Sep 10, 2005 at 01:16:41PM +0200, Patrick Boettcher wrote:
>> On Sat, 10 Sep 2005, dvb wrote:
>>
>> >CableStar2 Rev:1.2 (Flexcop IIB + STV02970 + TDEE4-017A) in Windows OK, in Linux dont work
>>
>> Support for the CableStar2 is not in dvb-kernel yet. The stv0297 in dvb-kernel is not compatible 
>> with the one needed for the CableStar2.
>>
>> I will try to put a CableStar2 specific stv2097-driver into dvb-kernel CVS today, with the hope, 
>> that someone with more time and access to DVB-C is able to merge both drivers in the future.
>
> Patrick also wrote:
>> Added files:
>>         linux/drivers/media/dvb/b2c2: stv0297_cs2.c stv0297_cs2.h
>>                                       stv0297_priv.h
>>
>> Log message:
>> adding special stv0297-driver for the Technisat/B2C2 CableStar2 PCI and USB
>> devices (USB untested)
>
> Please remove this from CVS. This won't get merged into the kernel this
> way (two slightly different drivers for the same thing: no way), and
> thus we don't want this in CVS.
>
> If you can't merge the two drivers youself then it's best to post a patch
> here or put it somewhere for download and let someone else do the work.
>
> Johannes
>
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