[linux-dvb] AVerTV-771 not working anymore

Jim Jowski jowski at sbcglobal.net
Wed Aug 10 01:21:06 CEST 2005


Johannes Stezenbach wrote:

>Ronny Peine wrote:
>  
>
>>Jim Jowski wrote:
>>    
>>
>>>As dumb as it might sound, try reseating the card.  I've seen too many
>>>problems with intermittent hardware in the past 30 years that have
>>>been fixed by a reseat.
>>>      
>>>
>>Yes i tried this with patching the mt352 sources as mentioned in a 
>>previous mail. I thought that the mt352 driver doesn't reset the card 
>>correctly and therefor old registervalues are stored in the card and 
>>kicks ass i2c but it didn't help. Maybe a reset at the end of 
>>module-unloading of mt352 could prevent these readreg errors.
>>    
>>
>
>I think by "reseating" he meant to put the card in a
>different PCI slot.
>
>Johannes
>
Actually, I meant take it out of the slot and put it back into the same 
slot but if you want to change slot; have at it.  :^)

It was meant to be a hardware thing.

Jim

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