[linux-dvb] [PATCH] Add support for the Gigabyte R8000-HT USB DVB-T adapter
fthain at telegraphics.com.au
Fri Aug 29 13:46:13 CEST 2008
On Fri, 29 Aug 2008, Patrick Boettcher wrote:
> Hi Finn,
> Some comments below:
> On Fri, 29 Aug 2008, Finn Thain wrote:
> > .caps = DVB_USB_IS_AN_I2C_ADAPTER, \
> > .usb_ctrl = DEVICE_SPECIFIC, \
> > - .firmware = "dvb-usb-dib0700-1.10.fw", \
> > + .firmware = "dvb-usb-dib0700-03-pre1.fw", \
> > .download_firmware = dib0700_download_firmware, \
> Why that? Have you tried the hardware with the dvb-usb-dib0700-1.10.fw?
> Does it not work?
Not sure. My test with that firmware was inconclusive, and then I found
Ilia's post, which implied that it wouldn't work anyway. I need to test it
again now that everything else works.
> Changing it at this place in the code is affect _all_ devices - this is
> not acceptable.
> Please try the 1.10 firmware and send a new patch in case it is working.
There are a some links to that file in google. But renaming firmware files
seems to be common.
Can you send me a firmware file to test, or the md5sum of the accepted
firmware? The linux/Documentation/dvb/get_dvb_firmware yields a file
called dvb-dibusb-126.96.36.199.fw but I guess that's not it.
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