[linux-dvb] KWorld VStream XPert DVB-T card fails to lock kernel 2.6.18

Sid Boyce sboyce at blueyonder.co.uk
Wed Sep 27 17:22:12 CEST 2006


Sid Boyce wrote:
> Babstar wrote:
>> Hello,
>>           I just upgraded to kernel 2.6.18 and my Kworld V-Stream DVB-T
>> card now fails to lock, whereas everything was fine with 2.6.17.
>>
>>
>> Here is a copy of dmesg & lsmod
>>
>>
>> -- 
>> Ben
>>
>>


> I was beginning to suspect my lead to this PCC  from the amplifier, the
> other PC is running 2.6.18-rc7-smp (Athlon 64x2)  without problems and 
> this one (XP300+ 32-bit) on 2.6.18 gives the errors. later today I shall 
> boot the 64x2 on 2.6.18 to see if it has the same problem.
> 
> kaffeine: XinePart: Using xine-config file: 
> /home/lancelot/.kde/share/apps/kaffeine/xine-config
> Tuning to: ITV1 / autocount: 0
> DvbCam::probe(): /dev/dvb/adapter0/ca0: : No such file or directory
> Using DVB device 0:0 "Zarlink MT352 DVB-T"
> tuning DVB-T to 658166000 Hz
> inv:2 bw:0 fecH:2 fecL:9 mod:3 tm:0 gi:0 hier:0
> ...............
> Not able to lock to the signal on the given frequency
> Frontend closed
> Tuning delay: 1825 ms
> Tuning to: ITV3 / autocount: 0
> Using DVB device 0:0 "Zarlink MT352 DVB-T"
> tuning DVB-T to 658166000 Hz
> inv:2 bw:0 fecH:2 fecL:9 mod:3 tm:0 gi:0 hier:0
> ...............
> Not able to lock to the signal on the given frequency
> Frontend closed
> Tuning delay: 1755 ms
> 
> Regards
> Sid.

2.6.18 on the 64x2 is running kaffeine and DVB is good, so it looks like 
my original analysis that it's the lead or hardware seems the likely cause.
Regards
Sid.
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