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

Greg Suarez linux2512 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 2 22:46:26 CET 2007


Brandon,
Considering that Patrick is one of the developers of the vp702x driver
and he says that Starbox I isn't supported so not we can do.

Patrick,
Are there any plans to add support for the Starbox I?  Can we help in anyway?

Thanks,

Greg

On Nov 2, 2007 2:32 PM, Brandon Nolte <brandon at ivyhousebb.com> wrote:
> Greg, I have the 2.6.22-14 kernel under Gusty. I have tried fedora
> slackware knoppmyth and a gentoo derivation.  I am unsure if i have
> the starbox or the starbox 2 I have had some progress. The firmware I
> had downloaded was messed up. I have tried the one of the german site
> that was linked to before. I am now able to get the unit to register
> and create a /dev/dvb/adapter. I seem to be getting the same error as
> you involving the -110. Any eta on support for the starbox. I am more
> than willing to help out in any way.
>
>
>
>
>
>
> Bus 001 Device 005: ID 13d3:3207 IMC Networks
> Device Descriptor:
>    bLength                18
>    bDescriptorType         1
>    bcdUSB               2.00
>    bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)
>    bDeviceSubClass         0
>    bDeviceProtocol         0
>    bMaxPacketSize0        64
>    idVendor           0x13d3 IMC Networks
>    idProduct          0x3207
>    bcdDevice            2.09
>    iManufacturer           1
>    iProduct                2
>    iSerial                 3
>    bNumConfigurations      1
>    Configuration Descriptor:
>      bLength                 9
>      bDescriptorType         2
>      wTotalLength           32
>      bNumInterfaces          1
>      bConfigurationValue     1
>      iConfiguration          0
>      bmAttributes         0xc0
>        Self Powered
>      MaxPower              100mA
>      Interface Descriptor:
>        bLength                 9
>        bDescriptorType         4
>        bInterfaceNumber        0
>        bAlternateSetting       0
>        bNumEndpoints           2
>        bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class
>        bInterfaceSubClass      0
>        bInterfaceProtocol      0
>        iInterface              0
>        Endpoint Descriptor:
>          bLength                 7
>          bDescriptorType         5
>          bEndpointAddress     0x81  EP 1 IN
>          bmAttributes            2
>            Transfer Type            Bulk
>            Synch Type               None
>            Usage Type               Data
>          wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes
>          bInterval             100
>        Endpoint Descriptor:
>          bLength                 7
>          bDescriptorType         5
>          bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN
>          bmAttributes            2
>            Transfer Type            Bulk
>            Synch Type               None
>            Usage Type               Data
>          wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes
>          bInterval               1
> Device Status:     0x0002
>    (Bus Powered)
>   Remote Wakeup Enabled
>
>
> [628036.456000] usb 1-3: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and
> address 5
> [628036.588000] usb 1-3: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
> [628036.588000] dvb-usb: found a 'TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0
> (VP7021)' in cold state, will try to load a firmware
> [628036.600000] dvb-usb: downloading firmware from file 'dvb-usb-
> vp702x-02.fw'
> [628036.620000] dvb-usb: found a 'TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0
> (VP7021)' in warm state.
> [628036.620000] dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport
> stream to the software demuxer.
> [628036.620000] DVB: registering new adapter (TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-
> S USB2.0 (VP7021))
> [628036.624000] dvb-usb: MAC address: 00:08:ca:15:26:48
> [628036.644000] vp702x: system string: USB702X:
> [628036.644000] DVB: registering frontend 0 (Twinhan DST-like
> frontend (VP7021/VP7020) DVB-S)...
> [628036.648000] input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver as /
> class/input/input7
> [628036.648000] dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 400 msecs.
> [628036.648000] dvb-usb: TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0 (VP7021)
> successfully initialized and connected.
> [628501.800000] vp702x: usb in operation failed. (-110)
>
>
> root at heartofgold:/dev/dvb/adapter0# ls -latr
> total 0
> crw-rw---- 1 root video 212, 7 2007-11-02 17:05 net0
> crw-rw---- 1 root video 212, 3 2007-11-02 17:05 frontend0
> crw-rw---- 1 root video 212, 5 2007-11-02 17:05 dvr0
> crw-rw---- 1 root video 212, 4 2007-11-02 17:05 demux0
> drwxr-xr-x 3 root root      60 2007-11-02 17:05 ..
> drwxr-xr-x 2 root root     120 2007-11-02 17:05 .
>
> root at heartofgold:/dev/dvb/adapter0# scan  ~/61.5w
> scanning /root/61.5w
> using '/dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0' and '/dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0'
> initial transponder 12224000 V 27500000 3
>  >>> tune to: 12224:v:0:27500
> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>  >>> tune to: 12224:v:0:27500 (tuning failed)
> WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
> ERROR: initial tuning failed
> dumping lists (0 services)
>
>
>
>
>
>
> 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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