[linux-dvb] Need Help with PCTV 452e (USB DVB-S2 device with STB0899)

Jens Krehbiel-Gräther linux-dvb at okg-computer.de
Fri Feb 22 00:29:34 CET 2008

Dominik Kuhlen schrieb:
> On Thursday 21 February 2008, Jens Krehbiel-Gräther wrote:
>> Hi!
>> After two defective devices I got now a working one from pinnacle 
>> support (I tested it in Windows and it works fine).
>> But under Linux I could not get a positive scan or channel-lock. Could 
>> please anyone tell me what I am doing wrong? I read the list and 
>> searched the list archive and did everything described here, but my 
>> device isn't working.
>> I followed the instructions of the wiki about this device:
>> hg clone http://www.jusst.de/hg/multiproto
>> wget -O pctv452e.patch http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/attachments/20080125/b9e1d749/attachment-0001.patch
>> cd multiproto
>> patch -p1 < ../pctv452e.patch
> Hmm, I discovered that there's in an issue in pctv452e.c line 426 which should be:
>   { STB0899_I2CRPT        , 0x58 },
> In the patch there's 0x5c as value which doesn't work for me.
> Could you please try this and report if it works for you too.

Great, that was the trick, now scanning and szap work fine.

Thanks for that hint!


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