Difference between revisions of "DVBSKY S960"

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== Firmware and Driver==
 
== Firmware and Driver==
At least up to Kernel 3.7.10 the driver is not included and has to be installes manually:
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At least up to Kernel 3.7.10 the driver is not included and has to be installed manually:
 
*dvb-fe-ds3103.fw, available from [http://www.dvbsky.net DVBSKy]
 
*dvb-fe-ds3103.fw, available from [http://www.dvbsky.net DVBSKy]
 
*media_build_bst_121102, from [http://www.dvbsky.net DVBSKy]
 
*media_build_bst_121102, from [http://www.dvbsky.net DVBSKy]

Revision as of 19:55, 13 March 2013

DVB-S/S2 USB 2.0 box from DVBSKy. This device and its clone Mystique SaTix S2 V2 USB have a single LNB F-connector port, and include a IR receiver. The box is not jet supported by the main Kernel, but copying the firmware (see below) and compiling V4L from sources given by the producer DVBSKy suffices to make it run. The IR events are forwared not via LIRC but as xevents, but the shipped remote is not fully supported (e.g. the OK key does not produce a xevent).

Features

  • USB 2.0
  • Low power
  • Integrated IR receiver

Components Used

  • RF: Montage M88TS2022
  • Demodulator: 2nd generation Montage M88DS3103
  • USB Bridge: Cypress CY68013

USB ID

lsusb output: ID 0572:6831 Conexant Systems (Rockwell), Inc.

Firmware and Driver

At least up to Kernel 3.7.10 the driver is not included and has to be installed manually:

  • dvb-fe-ds3103.fw, available from DVBSKy
  • media_build_bst_121102, from DVBSKy

The Firmware has to be copied to /lib/firmware (requires root privileges) and the driver has to be treated with "make" and "sudo make install".

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