[linux-dvb] Still unclear how to use Hauppage HVR-950 and v4l-dvb
mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Sun Sep 21 16:46:14 CEST 2008
Devin Heitmueller wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 21, 2008 at 10:22 AM, Jonathan Coles <jcoles0727 at rogers.com> wrote:
>> It would really help if there was a single set of instructions specific
>> to the HVR-950 with tests at each stage. I'm really confused as to the
>> status of my installation.
>> I compiled the firmware according to the instructions on
>> http://linuxtv.org/repo/. The result:
>> $ lsusb
>> Bus 005 Device 002: ID 2040:7200 Hauppauge
> Hold the phone! You don't have an HVR-950. You have an HVR-950Q.
> Please be sure to mention this in all future messages, since it's a
> totally different device and the HVR-950 directions do not apply.
> I'm not sure whether the HVR-950Q support has been merged yet. Steven
> could comment on that. I suspect it's still in a separate branch,
> which would mean you would need to do an hg clone of a different tree.
HVR950Q ATSC / QAM is supported in the master development repository, and it is in upstream 2.6.26 and later.
You need the xc5000 firmware.
[ 17.247610] usb 5-2: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and
[ 17.380387] usb 5-2: unable to read config index 0 descriptor/all
[ 17.380434] usb 5-2: can't read configurations, error -71
^^ This is not a firmware problem, but looks fishy. If using the latest drivers from linuxtv.org doesnt work for you, then try another USB port, or confirm that it also works in windows.
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