[linux-dvb] dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw

Greg Suarez linux2512 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 2 19:09:25 CET 2007


Hi Patrick,

Thank you for your the response.  I've read that the Starbox one
displays the model as 7021 while the Starbox II shows 7021A.  Not sure
how accurate that is.

Thanks again, I'll go get a Starbox II then.

Greg

On Nov 2, 2007 11:01 AM, Patrick Boettcher <patrick.boettcher at desy.de> wrote:
> There are two versions.
>
> Only the StarBox2 is supported. There is no way (at least I don't know it)
> to figure out whether you have a 2 or a 1.
>
> If it it does not work I guess you have a StarBox1.
>
> Patrick.
>
>
>
>
> On Fri, 2 Nov 2007, Greg Suarez wrote:
>
> > Which kernel version are you using?  I'm running 2.6.20 on Ubuntu Feisty.
> >
> > Mine isn't getting disconnected immediately but my scan always fails and I get
> > "usb in operation failed. (-110)", looks like the errno is ETIMEDOUT
> > from usb_start_wait_urb().
> >
> > Has anyone gotten the TwinHann Starbox (7021) working?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Greg
> >
> > On Nov 2, 2007 4:06 AM, brandon at ivyhousebb.com <brandon at ivyhousebb.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > > I am also having an issue getting the TwinHan Starbox
> > > to work. However aside from the kernel providing a
> > > link to a firmware that does not exist... the
> > > interface immediately gets deinitialized and
> > > disconnected when I connect it "see dmesg excerpt".
> > >
> > > Oct 24 16:41:31 heartofgold kernel: [117625.772000]
> > > usb 1-4: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and
> > > address 3
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117625.904000]
> > > usb 1-4: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.020000]
> > > dvb-usb: found a 'TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0
> > > (VP7021)' in cold state, will try to load a firmware
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.052000]
> > > dvb-usb: downloading firmware from file
> > > 'dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw'
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > > dvb-usb: found a 'TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0
> > > (VP7021)' in warm state.
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > > dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport
> > > stream to the software demuxer.
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > > usb 1-4: USB disconnect, address 3
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > > DVB: registering new adapter (TwinhanDTV StarBox
> > > DVB-S USB2.0 (VP7021)).
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > > vp702x: usb in operation failed. (-19)
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold last message repeated 5 times
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > > dvb-usb: MAC address: 00:00:00:00:00:00
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.124000]
> > > vp702x: usb out operation failed. (-19)
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.124000]
> > > vp702x: usb out operation failed. (-19)
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > > vp702x: usb in operation failed. (-19)
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > > input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver as
> > > /class/input/input6
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > > dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 400 msecs.
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > > dvb-usb: TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0 (VP7021)
> > > successfully initialized and connected.
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > > dvb-usb: TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0 (VP7021)
> > > successfully deinitialized and disconnected.
> > > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.268000]
> > > usbcore: registered new interface driver dvb_usb_vp702x
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > ------- Original Message -------
> > > From    :
> > > brandon at ivyhousebb.com[mailto:brandon at ivyhousebb.com]
> > > Sent    : 11/2/2007 6:53:57 AM
> > > To      : linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
> > > Cc      :
> > > Subject : RE: [linux-dvb] dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw
> > >
> > >  Greg Suarez wrote:
> > > > I'm trying to get my TwinHann Starbox (7021) to
> > > work but the driver is
> > > > looking for the firmware dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw but I
> > > can only find
> > > > dvb-usb-vp702x-01.fw.  Does anyone know where I can
> > > get a hold of the
> > > > -02 firmware?
> > >
> > > >Found it on a German forum:
> > >
> > > >
> > > http://www.slackforum.de/forum/index.php?t=msg&th=2706&start=0&&PHPSESSID=anenqvsmugl3u985m8366f55i3
> > >
> > >
> > > >Search for the filename - there is a download link.
> > >
> > >
> > > >Nils
> > >
> > >
> > > Is there any way we can get this posted on
> > >  http://www.linuxtv.org/downloads/firmware/  it really
> > > is a pain to find thing across multiple languages
> > > buried in forums :).
> > >
> > >
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