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

Michael Krufky mkrufky at gmail.com
Tue Dec 20 19:01:01 CET 2005


On 12/20/05, Todd Ignasiak <ignasiak at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> 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.
>
Ah, okay.... Just let me know....

Cheers,
Mike



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