[linux-dvb] dib0700 new i2c implementation
nico at youplala.net
Wed Aug 27 16:02:28 CEST 2008
On Wed, 2008-08-27 at 09:49 -0400, Devin Heitmueller wrote:
> Hello Eduard,
> 2008/8/27 Eduard Huguet <eduardhc at gmail.com>:
> > Well, regarding the Nova-T 500 I must say that, using the current HG
> > code and 1.10 firmware, it's pretty rock solid. I've had no USB
> > nor hangs of any time since a long time ago (since lastest patches
> for this
> > card were merged).
> > That's the reason I'm very reluctant to use the new firmware,
> specially if
> > the effect seems to be a constantly rebooting machine, as Nicolas
> > described ;-). However, if the above patche solves the problems then
> I'll be
> > very pleased to test it.
> It seems that Nicholas's problems had to do with having random copies
> of 1.10 in /lib/firmware.
> This is about more than "does it fix my problem". The patch I am
> submitting could cause potential breakage with other devices, so I
> need people who have a stable environment to test the change and make
> sure it doesn't cause breakage.
> Otherwise, it just gets pushed in, you do an "hg update" and all of a
> sudden your environment is broken.
> The patch is known to fix several problems required to get the xc5000
> working with the dib0700, but I want to be sure people with a working
> environment don't start seeing problems.
So people using the following devices should help test:
* Hauppauge WinTV-NOVA-T-500
* Hauppauge WinTV-NOVA-T-Stick
* Hauppauge WinTV-NOVA-TD-Stick
* TerraTec Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity
* Emtec S830
* Leadtek Winfast DTV Dongle
* Hauppauge myTV.t
A list of less documented devices usinf the dib0700 module is available
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