[linux-dvb] Fusion 3 Gold (18ac:d800)

Todd Ignasiak ignasiak at gmail.com
Tue Dec 20 18:52:30 CET 2005


On 12/20/05, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Michael Krufky wrote:
>
> >On 12/11/05, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >>On 12/10/05, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>
> >>>On 12/10/05, Todd Ignasiak <ignasiak at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>>On 12/2/05, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at linuxtv.org> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>Todd Ignasiak wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>>On 11/29/05, CityK <CityK at rogers.com> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>>Michael Krufky wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>CityK wrote:
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>A few months ago Taylor posted that he had put together a patch
> for
> >>>>>>>>>the original Fusion 3 Gold (18ac:d800) :
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2005-September/005008.html
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>>>>I didn't see any or perhaps missed the follow up this card, but
> I'm
> >>>>>>>>>mildly curious if:
> >>>>>>>>>a) Taylor got it working (and is anyone is using the board)?
> >>>>>>>>>  and
> >>>>>>>>>b) whether or not the it is working with digital cable? ...
> (although
> >>>>>>>>>its prospects are poor, as discussed in both
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2005-September/005034.html
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>and
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2005-September/005035.html)
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>>>Taylor never showed us a patch... I always wondered why.
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>Anyhow, based on the DViCO Windows driver INF file, the following
> >>>>>>>>patch should be all that's necessary, unless the board has
> different
> >>>>>>>>GPIO programming.
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>I don't want to apply this unless someone can test it and confirm
> that
> >>>>>>>>it works.  It is very likely that a new card entry will be needed
> for
> >>>>>>>>alternate GPIO settings, although the DViCO cards are known to
> work
> >>>>>>>>with the wrong GPIO settings.  :-/
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
>
> >>>>>>>------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>linux/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-cards.c |    4
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>++++
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>>>1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>---
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>v4l-dvb.orig/linux/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-cards.c
> >>>>2005-11-25 05:24:13.000000000 -0500
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>>>+++
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>v4l-dvb/linux/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-cards.c
> >>>>2005-11-29 01:06: 57.000000000 -0500
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>>>@@ -1015,6 +1015,10 @@
> >>>>>>>>             .card      = CX88_BOARD_KWORLD_DVB_T,
> >>>>>>>>     },{
> >>>>>>>>             .subvendor = 0x18ac,
> >>>>>>>>+             .subdevice = 0xd800,
> >>>>>>>>+             .card      =
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>CX88_BOARD_DVICO_FUSIONHDTV_3_GOLD_Q,
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>>>+     },{
> >>>>>>>>+             .subvendor = 0x18ac,
> >>>>>>>>             .subdevice = 0xd810,
> >>>>>>>>             .card      =
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>CX88_BOARD_DVICO_FUSIONHDTV_3_GOLD_Q,
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>>>     },{
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>Michael Krufky wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>CityK wrote:
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>Cool.  As you already know, I  picked this last part of the
> >>>>>>>>>discussion up on the DVB list.  Perhaps Taylor or someone else
> will
> >>>>>>>>>let us know.
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>Yes...  I also have information about FusionHDTV II ...  If
> anybody
> >>>>>>>>out there has one, please let me know, and I'll send you a patch
> to
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>test.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>>I have an older Fusion card.  I'm not sure if it's a Fusion II or
> III,
> >>>>>> but it's pre-QAM.    I'll dig it out of the storage box & check it
> >>>>>>out.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>If someone has a patch, or needs other info on the card, let me
> know.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>When you determine exactly which card it is, let me know and provide
> the
> >>>>>pci id... i have some nice docs from dvico with almost all the info
> that
> >>>>>i need, provided that it uses frontend demod's and tuner already
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>supported.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>>Glue code is easy.
> >>>>>
> >>>>>-Mike
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>> I finally located that card.    It's labeled "FusionHDTV II"
> >>>> It has a Conexant Fusion 878A / 25878-13 chip,  and an Oren
> OR51211AHQC.
> >>>> I can't tell what type of tuner is on the board.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>Todd-
> >>>
> >>>Great!  I can whip together a patch for you to test....  I believe
> >>>that I have the tuner information in my files at home.  I leave for
> >>>vacation tomorrow morning, so I will post a patch for testing towards
> >>>the end of next week.
> >>>
> >>>Thanks,
> >>>
> >>>_Michael
> >>>
> >>>
> >>Todd-
> >>
> >>I'm going to need the PCI Subsystem ID of the board that you have...
> >>There are a few different versions of that card floating around, some
> >>OEM versions.
> >>
> >>I would guess that you have the 18ac:d200 model, but here are some
> others:
> >>
> >>; 0xD200       Philips1236D + OREN
> >>; 0xD210       TEMIC4402 + OREN
> >>; 0xD220       TEMIC4402 + OREN (OEM1)
> >>; 0xD230       TEMIC4402 + OREN (OEM2)
> >>; 0xD240       TEMIC4402 + OREN (OEM3)
> >>
> >>For now, I have assummed that your board is the top listed one... I
> >>have put together an experimental patch based on this, but it will
> >>probably not work.
> >>
> >>It looks to me as if this board design is very similar to that of the
> >>bt8xx-based pchdtv card.  You are going to need or51211 firmware,
> >>which I don't know where to get, but it is probably covered in the
> >>dvb-get-firmware script.
> >>
> >>I took a bunch of guesses here, but it was a great way to kill some
> time.
> >>
> >>I've included two alternate tuner possibilities in the bttv-cards
> >>struct (commented) If the one that I picked doesnt work, try one of
> >>them.
> >>
> >>You're welcome to try it:
> >>
> >>http://linuxtv.org/~mkrufky/fusionhdtv2.patch
> >>
> >>Expect problems -- just try to capture all the logs and email them to
> >>me -- I'll be able to do more when I get back from vacation.
> >>
> >>
> >
> >Ooops!  I forgot to mention, If I picked the wrong pci:id, and your
> >board doesnt get detected with this patch, you can force it to load by
> >doing the following:
> >
> >modprobe bttv card=144
> >modprobe dvb-bt8xx
> >
> Todd-
>
> I never heard back from you.... How did that patch work on your board?
>
> I need that PCI subsystem ID from you..... There are a few different
> versions of the FusionHDTV3 Gold, and each one uses a different tuner.
> Once again, I assumed that you have the 18ac:d200 model, using the
> Philips 1236d...
>
> Please let me know if that patch works for you... If so, I'll clean it
> up and apply it to cvs, so that others can use that card in their
> systems as well.
>
> Cheers,
> Mike
>
>

Hi Michael,

Sorry, I've been away and just caught up on e-mail.   I haven't had a chance
to try this yet.
I'll send the results as soon as I can,  but that might be a couple weeks
because I'm traveling for the holidays.
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