[linux-dvb] Twinhan VP-1025

Mark Buechler mark.buechler at gmail.com
Wed Jan 4 12:50:47 CET 2006


I would love to test the signal quality numbers. :)

- Mark.

On 1/4/06, Sigmund Augdal Helberg <sigmund at snap.tv> wrote:
>
> On Wed, 2006-01-04 at 11:08 +0900, Artem wrote:
> > On Wednesday 04 January 2006 10:53, Mark Buechler wrote:
> > > BER (Bit Error Rate) and UNC (Uncorrectable Blocks) I believe aren't
> > > implemented or are not available on Twinhan cards (at least the 102G &
> > > 1020a cards I have). It would be nice if they were considering MythTV
> uses
> > > these as well.
> > >
> >
> > So, It's mean that Twinhan cards is't supported in linux? In this case
> which
> > card I can use in linux?
> There are some known problems with the twinhan cards' linux drivers.
> Manu Abraham (and to some extent me) is working on these and they
> include among other this:
> * Some cards are sometimes not correctly detected, this happens rarely
> and a fix is available that makes it happen very very rarely
> * The signal quality numbers are incorrect except for "has lock", no
> fix is currently available but it is supposedly a simple fix. (Manu: I
> very much like to do this if you have some documentation for me to use)
>
> The remaining issues have little interrest to people not using CA
> modules. These issues are:
> * i2c communication errors causes issues causes decryption to stop or
> drop out for a while when running for some time.
> * The cam interface is incomplete (only app info and ca_pmt supported
> at the moment, other things, like mmi menus would be of interrest)
>
> Regards
>
> Sigmund
> >
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