[linux-dvb] dvb_usb_dib0700 tuning problems?

George, Tom (RTIO) Tom.George at riotinto.com
Mon Jul 7 07:51:10 CEST 2008

Thanks Nic,

Moving away from the pre-built binaries that come with ubuntu and using
the latest tree from linuxtv has solved my problems.

I have noticed however that reception is definitely poorer when running
using the 2.6.24-19-generic kernel than with the 2.6.24-16-generic
kernel.... Pretty weird! (I can pick up channel 10 with the -16 and not
with the -19)



-----Original Message-----
From: linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org
[mailto:linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org] On Behalf Of Nicolas Will
Sent: Friday, 4 July 2008 4:25 PM
To: linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
Subject: Re: [linux-dvb] dvb_usb_dib0700 tuning problems?

On Fri, 2008-07-04 at 13:07 +0930, Ian W Roberts wrote:
> Just maybe you'll need to re-compile drivers (although maybe not given

> it's working for one channel). I had to on gutsy and heron.

I would still recommend to use a recent tree for such boards, even when
using 8.04. There has been some nice improvements in the code since


If you do not want to have to compile the modules at each kernel change
introducing an ABI bump, I would use this, as I do with great pleasure:



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