[linux-dvb] [Bulk] Re: Help with DVBT USB Tuner

CityK CityK at rogers.com
Tue Jan 22 19:48:14 CET 2008


Albert Comerma wrote:
> If I'm correct I think that this chip is not supported at all for any 
> current driver development, so, unless you get information from the 
> manufacturer and you try to build the driver, it will not be supported 
> soon.
>
> 2008/1/22, Anubis Ra <raanubis at gmail.com <mailto:raanubis at gmail.com>>:
>
>     I opened it up and managed to removed the resin from the top of
>     the IC. The IC is a WJCE6230.
>
>     The link to the manufacturer website is
>
>     http://www.rfe.com.cn/doce/6230.htm
>
>
>     On 21/01/2008, *Albert Comerma* <albert.comerma at gmail.com
>     <mailto:albert.comerma at gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>         The first you should do; break it, void your warranty and make
>         a nice pic of what's inside. Only knowing the chips it uses
>         it's possible to make a driver. If you are lucky perhaps it
>         has some screws... and in the luckiest case, perhaps the chips
>         are already supported, so the driver could be easy.
>
>         Albert
>
>         2008/1/21, Anubis Ra <raanubis at gmail.com
>         <mailto:raanubis at gmail.com>>:
>
>             Hi All,
>
>             I just acquired a new DVBT USB tuner to which I can't find
>             the correct firmware.
>
>             Installing the Driver on a Windows Machine I could find
>             the manufacturer WaterVision (http://www.waterv.com) and
>             deduced that this device is a WV-TRF-B3.
>
>             lsusb reports
>
>             Bus 002 Device 010: ID 8086:9501 Intel Corp.
>
>             but a an dmesg | tail returns
>
>             [113263.765840] usb 2-2: new full speed USB device using
>             uhci_hcd and address 10
>             [113264.006780] usb 2-2: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
>
>             I tried searching about this device hours on end but could
>             not find anything related to this USB DVBT Device.
>
>             Could anyone help me to identify the firmware / modules
>             required to install this device?
>
>             Thanks
>


Ugh, top posting.  Anyway, the manufacturer of the IC is: 

http://www.intel.com/design/celect/demodulators/ce6230.htm





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