[linux-dvb] Technisat SkyStar2 rev 2.7 and 2.8 status
patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Tue May 20 12:37:39 CEST 2008
Technisat just told me, that they will release a binary driver for the
cx24113 quite soon on their website (along with instructions). It will
work with a recent v4l-dvb, if not with the latest.
They did not give me a date. I just know that they have something and that
they are going to release it.
On Sun, 6 Apr 2008, Patrick Boettcher wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have some good news for some of you and not yet good news for some others.
> First of all I have to say sorry, because I was relatively quiet recently
> even though I promised to be more open. To cut things short, I could not give
> any docs or code to other to help development, that's why I had to do it
> To cut things even shorter: on http://linuxtv.org/hg/~pb/v4l-dvb/ I just
> committed support for the SkyStar2 rev 2.7. I finished the changes needed in
> the s5h1420-driver and added the itd1000-driver. I'm using this card right
> now - it works. I don't know whether it works for everyone (I can't try
> Diseqc or any Satelite except Astra 19.2). I'm looking forward to hear some
> feedback about the driver.
> Not so good news for the rev 2.8 users, yet. The driver is finished (I'm
> using it since 2 weeks under the same conditions as above), but I cannot make
> it open source yet, I'm doing my best to do it and will announce it, as soon
> as I have news.
> Good luck at least for the 2.7 testers,
> Mail: patrick.boettcher at desy.de
> WWW: http://www.wi-bw.tfh-wildau.de/~pboettch/
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