[linux-dvb] No frontend driver found with 2.6.17

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Mon Jun 26 00:05:55 CEST 2006


On Saturday 24 June 2006 15:13, Thomas Schmidt wrote:
> Hi
>
> i just tried to update my kernel from 2.6.16.19 to 2.6.17.1 and i have
> the problem that my DVB-Card does not work, because it does not find a
> frontend driver.
>
> The syslog says:
>
> Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel: saa7146: register extension 'budget_av'.
> Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel: ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:00:0b.0[A] ->
> GSI 19 (level, low) -> IRQ 20 Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel: PCI:
> Setting latency timer of device 0000:00:0b.0 to 64 Jun 24 10:56:31
> slipstream kernel: saa7146: found saa7146 @ mem f8804000 (revision 1, irq
> 20) (0x153b,0x1155). Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel: saa7146 (0): dma
> buffer size 192512 Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel: DVB: registering new
> adapter (TerraTec Cinergy 1200 DVB-S). Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel:
> adapter failed MAC signature check Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel:
> encoded MAC from EEPROM was
> ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff Jun 24 10:56:31
> slipstream kernel: KNC1-0: MAC addr = xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx Jun 24 10:56:31
> slipstream kernel: budget-av: A frontend driver was not found for device
> 1131/7146 subsystem 153b/1155 Jun 24 10:56:31 slipstream kernel: budget-av:
> ci interface initialised.

Would it be possible for you to try 2.6.17-rc1 and see if that has the same 
problem? Thats where the bulk of the DVB patches went in.

I'm having difficulty tracking down this problem; I can't really see how the 
DVB changes would cause it - could be something subtle though :(



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