[linux-dvb] Tuning failed with Twinhan VisionPlus/MagicBox1 USB-Version (dvb-t)

Manu Abraham abraham.manu at gmail.com
Wed Sep 7 07:46:29 CEST 2005

Patrick Boettcher wrote:

> Hi,
> On Tue, 6 Sep 2005, Manu Abraham wrote:
>>>>> i have here a mysterious VisionPlus from Twinhand in the 
>>>>> usb-version. It has the same tuning-problem like the
>>>>> PCI version which is described here:
>> Martin,
>> I am not the author of the usb version of the driver. In fact Ralph 
>> Metzler and Patrick Boetcher had put in efforts in that direction.
>> I think probably the device is having timeouts. but that is too wild 
>> a guess, but my guess was based upon the dst core, which exists in 
>> either case.
> Manu, the MagicBox1 and the MagicBox2/Alpha from Twinhan are not 
> equipped with the DST-core. The only USB device using the DST I know 
> of is the v7021 (DVB-S) aka StarBox. The MagicBox1 is a clone of the 
> first USB1.1-device developped by DiBcom. The MagicBox2/Alpha is a 
> complete different designed (I think, but I'm not sure, that Twinhan 
> designed it, too).

Ah, thanks for clearing that up.


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