[linux-dvb] Poorly Siemens DVB-C

Robert Schlabbach robert_s at gmx.net
Tue Aug 9 01:41:50 CEST 2005

From: "Johannes Stezenbach" <js at linuxtv.org>
> signal ffff looks suspicous.

IIRC, the Siemens DVB-C card does not use the VES1820 AGC output, it is not
connected. Instead, the internal AGC of the TDA9819 IF amplifier is used.
Thus, the AGC register always reads 0xFF, but this has no meaning.

There is no way to read the signal strength with this board.

Robert Schlabbach
e-mail: robert_s at gmx.net
Berlin, Germany

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