[vdr] VDR with S2API (update)

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sat Dec 13 12:24:31 CET 2008


On 07.12.2008 14:41, Alex Betis wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 7, 2008 at 3:06 PM, Klaus Schmidinger
> <Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de <mailto:Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de>> wrote:
> 
>     On 07.12.2008 13:21, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>     > Attached is an updated version of the patch to make VDR use
>     > the S2API. Dominik Strasser reported that he got log entries like
>     >
>     >   Dec  6 18:39:02 VDR vdr: [4102] ERROR: frontend 0: Das Argument
>     ist ungültig
>     >   Dec  6 18:39:02 VDR kernel: DVB: adapter 0 frontend 1935763502
>     symbol rate 0 out of range (451875..7230000)
>     >
>     > and I now also get
>     >
>     >   Dec  7 13:03:26 vdr2 vdr: [3441] ERROR: frontend 0: Invalid argument
>     >   Dec  7 13:03:26 vdr2 kernel: DVB: adapter 0 frontend 0 symbol
>     rate 0 out of range (5000000..45000000)
>     >
>     > when trying to tune to a DVB-S2 channel.
>     >
>     > The attached patch logs the value put into the DTV_SYMBOL_RATE slot,
>     > and it appears to be fine. Why the value falls back to 0 when tuning
>     > is currently totally unclear (as is the large frontend value in
>     Dominik's
>     > case).
>     >
>     > Any help in debugging this would be appreciated.
> 
>     Some more info: apparently the problem only happens if a DVB-S2 card
>     (a TT-budget S2 3200 in my case) is (attempted to be) tuned to a DVB-S2
>     channel after the driver has been freshly loaded. Once the card has
>     been tuned to a DVB-S channel, subsequent tuning to DVB-S2 channels
>     works fine.
> 
> That scenario works fine with scan-s2 utility.

I just wanted to download the dvb-apps from linuxtv.org, but apparently
all those repositories are gone, http://linuxtv.org/hg/dvb-apps is empty.

Any idea where to get the scan-s2 source now?

Klaus



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