[linux-dvb] Strage SkyStar HD modprobe

Manu Abraham abraham.manu at gmail.com
Mon Oct 15 21:19:25 CEST 2007



Konstantin Dimitrov wrote:
> hg clone, make and make install just before 5 minutes and the latest
> version of the driver works with my Skystar HD and i can tune to both
> DVB-S and DVB-S2, although for modprobe problem more time for testing
> is needed, until now i have experinced the modprobe problem only once
> and needed to shutdown my computer 3 times in a row to be able to tune
> channels again, but i'm receiving fairly frequently the following
> message:
> 


You get a consistent LOCK on DVB-S

Oct 14 11:13:27 debian kernel: stb0899_read_status: Delivery system DVB-S/DSS
Oct 14 11:13:27 debian kernel: _stb0899_read_reg: Reg=[0xf50d], data=18
Oct 14 11:13:27 debian kernel: stb0899_read_status: --------> FE_HAS_CARRIER | FE_HAS_LOCK
Oct 14 11:13:27 debian kernel: _stb0899_read_reg: Reg=[0xf58c], data=18
Oct 14 11:13:27 debian kernel: stb0899_read_status: --------> FE_HAS_VITERBI | FE_HAS_SYNC


Regards to the modprobe problem, can you please outline it a bit more ? 
I am not following what you mean here.


> "FE_DISEQC_SEND_BURST failed: Connection timed out"
> 
> as i mentioned here:
> http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2007-October/021173.html
> 
> is that normal? however, no "FE_DISEQC_SEND_BURST failed: Connection
> timed out" with the newest driver until now.



If you don't get those messages, then things are supposed to be working fine, AFAICS.

Regards,
Manu



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