[linux-dvb] My Twinhan DVB-T CI won't tune

Allan Stirling Dibblahdvb0042 at pendor.org
Sun Jun 12 14:34:54 CEST 2005


Einar Bjarni Halldórsson wrote:

>>Einar Bjarni Halldórsson wrote:
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>>>Hi,
>>>
>>>I finally got my hands on a DVB card, and have started what is becoming
>>>a very interesting proccess of getting it to work. Had to jump through a
>>>couple of hoops to get the dst module to recognize it as a DVB-T and not
>>>a DVB-S (the default KnoppMyth R5A16 install wouldn't budge on this
>>>issue). Since then I've tried kernels 2.6.10 , 2.6.11.11 and 2.6.12-rc5
>>>with the CVS version of dvb-kernel, but with similar results. The card
>>>get's recognized as a DVB-T and the CI module is recognized, but when I
>>>try to get dvbscan to do it's thing, I get "tuning failed" and a bunch
>>>of error messages in dmesg.
>>>
>>>I've seen people have similar problems in the mailing list archives, but
>>>I was wondering if there is any progress in finding a solution.
>>>      
>>>
>>Which card model do you have ?
>>
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>I have a TwinhanDTV Ter-CI
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>>Your card has tuning problems due to i2c communication problems. This
>>has bee fixed with the bttv patch i posted a while back.. Please do test
>>it out whether it solves your communication problems..
>>
>>This patch can be applied against the bttv in 2.6.11.x.
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>>Changelog:
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>>Attached is a patch to bttv which fixes the following problems.
>>
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>I tried kernel 2.6.12-rc5, which has the patch, and it didn't work. I just
>got the same error.
>
>Einar
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>  
>

Also the same issue, this time with a Twinhan DTV Sat-CI (Newly bought 
1030A). Works OK in Windows.

Cheers,

Allan.




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