[linux-dvb] linux-dvb Digest, Vol 36, Issue 24

David Harvey dcharvey at dsl.pipex.com
Tue Jan 8 11:39:26 CET 2008


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>    1. Re: twinhan 1020A not working (Gregor Fuis)
>    2. Re: WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status (Paul Elliott)
>    3. Re: WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status (Paul Elliott)
>    4. Re: SkyStar2 Rev. 2.7V / ITD1000 (Pablo Hoertner)
>    5. Re: WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status (Eduard Huguet)
>    6. Re: WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status (Nicolas Will)
>    7. Re: Mplayer complaints. (Nico Sabbi)
>    8. Re: WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status (Patrick Boettcher)
>    9. Re: WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status (Jeffrey Borg)
>   10. Re: WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status (Nicolas Will)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2008 09:10:53 +0100
> From: Gregor Fuis <gujs.lists at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [linux-dvb] twinhan 1020A not working
> To: Remy Bohmer <linux at bohmer.net>
> Cc: linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
> Message-ID: <4783300D.6010307 at gmail.com>
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> Remy Bohmer wrote:
>   
>> Hello Gregor,
>>
>> I remember I also had problems on my Dual Core system, where the bt878
>> driver load may fail while it is loaded in parallel with the bttv
>> driver.
>>
>> I added this also in my modprobe.conf:
>> install bt878 /sbin/modprobe bttv; /sbin/modprobe --ignore-install
>> bt878; /sbin/modprobe dst; /sbin/modprobe dst_ca; /sbin/modprobe
>> dvb-bt8xx
>>
>> This line forces the loading of all the drivers in the proper order.
>>
>> Hope this helps...
>>
>>
>> Kind Regards,
>>
>> Remy
>>   
>>     
> Hello Remy,
>
> I tried with your line in modprobe.conf, and still can't get to work all 
> cards at once.
> Is it possible to edit driver sources, that they would always accept the 
> right cards and load the right drivers?
>
> Best Regards,
> Gregor
>
>
>
>
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> Message: 2
> Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2008 08:17:34 +0000
> From: "Paul Elliott" <omahns.home at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [linux-dvb] WinTV-NOVA-T-500 Status
> To: linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
> Message-ID:
> 	<ecfd1f740801080017i25adda8ta90c500dff1afddd at mail.gmail.com>
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> Hi Jeffrey,
>
> On 07/01/2008, Jeffrey Borg <jeffrey at borgs.net> wrote:
>   
>> Don't worry too much about the kernel version the important thing here
>> is to use the latest dvb sources from linuxtv.org
>>     
>
> Initially I tried the latest dvb sources on my 2.6.22 Gutsy kernel but
> didn't have any luck with it, the latest rc kernel was my last resort.
>
>   
>> The firmware I am using is the current one of dvb-usb-dib0700-1.10.fw
>>     
>
> Do you have the md5sum for that file? I'm currently using the one posted here:
>
> http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/Hauppauge_WinTV-NOVA-T-500
> (under test firmware)
>
> md5sum is 5878ebfcba2d8deb90b9120eb89b02da
>
>   
>> I am using 1 nova-t 500 and 2 saa7134 devices with mythtv and its been
>> really stable lately. uptime is currently 26 days
>>     
>
> I was lucky to get 26 hours! My setup is a Dell Inspiron AMD based
> box, a PVR350 and the Nova500. Quite often the card would disconnect
> within minutes of boot and several hours at best. I've taken it out
> now and I'm now using a Nova-T and the PVR350 without any issues.
>
>   
Is the dib0700 patch mentioned for nova-t 500 etc  in the mercurial 
sources too to test? I'm quite encouraged and intrigued by this 
development :) !

dh



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