[linux-dvb] Re: [PATCH] Another one for the Kworld-ATSC110
mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Tue Feb 21 03:40:52 CET 2006
> The driver doesn't burn the new firmware to the eeprom, as far as I can
> tell, it doesn't even check what is already loaded. My speculation is
> that it is uploading it to the RAM of the nxt2004 because it does a lot
> of halts and resets to the processor after the upload. I do not believe
> that the nxt2004 driver or the saa7134 driver is able to identify that
> KS007 IC which I too believe is an eeprom on the serial bus.
> When I replaced the "normal" firmware retrieved by the script with what
> I extracted from the windows driver the firmware was loaded to the
> nxt2004 but I could no longer tune any ATSC channels. The lock would
> come and go. So either I didn't get the number of bytes extract right,
> or this causes some changes to the interface.
> Interesting claim in this forum that they received new firmware that
> isn't available publicly yet:
What's the problem? Why can't you just use the current nxt2004 firmware
provided by the get_dvb_firmware script? It works fine on AVerTV HD
A180 and ATi HDTV Wonder, and you SAID it was working with the patch
that has been merged into the v4l-dvb master repository... Why re-invent
If there are still bugs, PLEASE state them.
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