[linux-dvb] CI Module w/ Terratec DVB-C

Manu Abraham abraham.manu at gmail.com
Fri Nov 24 16:03:24 CET 2006


Sven Lankes wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 24, 2006 at 02:13:11PM +0000, Andrew Lyon wrote:
> 
>>> I'll take my CAM and the smartcard to the dealer I bought the stuff at
>>> and see if he can test.
> 
>> Have you checked if the cam menu has a setting to set your STB serial
>> number? With my cam (t.rex) I had to enter the box serial number
>> before I could decrypt certain channels.
>> gnutv has a option to enter cam menu, there might be other interesting
>> options in there too, I dont use that as I have a CAS Interface which
>> has a pcmcia slot and can host a cam, as well as being able to update
>> its firmware using a fake smartcard.
> 
> I had never heard of the CAM menu before.
> 
> This is what I get from gnutv -cammenu
> 
> CAM Menu string: Cryptoworks
> ------------------------------
> Cryptoworks
> 
> 0. Quit menu
> 1. Gesteckte Smartkarte wird nicht unterstützt !
> 2. ATR: 3F FF 95 00 FF 91 81 71 FE 47 00 44 4E
> Drücken Sie OK
> Enter option: 0
> 
> (Translates to: Smartcard not supported)
> 
> That might well be my problem ;)
> 
> So it's possible that the dealer sold me a non-working CAM ...

It means your (subscription card) Smartcard is unsupported by the CAM
(PCMCIA module). The CAM does work indeed.

Manu



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