[linux-dvb] Need help in setting up my kworld nb 220 card on ubuntu 7.10

ying lcs yinglcs at gmail.com
Tue Nov 13 00:41:42 CET 2007


On Nov 12, 2007 5:36 PM, hermann pitton <hermann-pitton at arcor.de> wrote:
> Am Sonntag, den 11.11.2007, 20:56 -0600 schrieb ying lcs:
>
> > On Nov 11, 2007 8:19 PM, hermann pitton <hermann-pitton at arcor.de> wrote:
> > > ...
> > > >
> > > > We have some "how to add a new card" stuff on the v4l-wiki then.
> > > >
> > > > Nevertheless, to try card=88.
> > > >
> > > > "modprobe -vr saa7134-dvb saa7134-alsa tuner tda827x"
> > > > "modprobe -v saa7134 i2c_scan=1"
> > >
> > > My, "modprobe -v saa7134 card=88 i2c_scan=1"
> > >
> > > Hermann
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> > Thanks for the help.
> >
> > I tried your suggestion:
> >
> > # modprobe -v saa7134 card=88 i2c_scan=1
> > # dmesg | grep dvb
> > # dmesg | grep dvb
> > #  ls -l /dev/dvb/adapter*
> > ls: /dev/dvb/adapter*: No such file or directory
> >
> > But there is still nothing in /dev/dvb/adapter*
> >
> > Thanks for any more pointers.
>
> Hi,
>
> if you are not on recent v4l-dvb from linux-tv.org or on some latest
> kernels, you need to "modprobe saa7134-dvb debug=1" manually.
> This goes for saa7134-alsa too until today. See the v4l-wiki for that.
>

I am runnning ubuntu 7.10.  And I just tried

# modprobe saa7134-dvb debug=1
# dmesg | grep dvb
#


And I still get nothing dmesg.




> Still interested in your "dmesg" for saa7134 card=88 and detection of
> tuner and other chips with i2c_scan=1.
>
> As said, a Kworld NB 220 PCI card is unknown to me.
> Try google, there are only this new NB-TV 220 pcmcia/cardbus.
>
> Here are good details of the hardware on that one.
> http://www.ixbt.com/monitor/kworld-nb-tv220.shtml
>
> This one _could eventually_ work with card=88.
> To try FlyDVB-T Duo with different audio clock, we can override with
> with audio_clock=N seems not to have any advantage against card=88 on a
> device without analog radio and remote.
>
> If you can't verify that you have almost the same on a PCI variant,
> as listed previously for chips, xtals and i2c addresses, we need all
> details. There is not much left for try and error luck on such recent
> devices.
>
> That you have a new Kworld card with new subdevice ID is all we have so
> far. Also nothing else in the eeprom and no patterns on gpio pins.
>
> Cheers,
> Hermann
>
>
>
>



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