AW: AW: [linux-dvb] DVB0: Lock was lost, ...

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Wed Jun 15 16:51:22 CEST 2005


On Wednesday 15 June 2005 15:28, Rene Jahn wrote:
> > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> > Von: Andrew de Quincey [mailto:adq_dvb at lidskialf.net]
> > Gesendet: Mittwoch, 15. Juni 2005 16:20
> > An: Rene Jahn
> > Betreff: Re: AW: [linux-dvb] DVB0: Lock was lost, ...
> >
> > On Wednesday 15 June 2005 11:32, you wrote:
> > > > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> > > > Von: linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org
> > > > [mailto:linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org] Im Auftrag von Andrew
> > > > de Quincey
> > > > Gesendet: Dienstag, 14. Juni 2005 22:49
> > > > An: linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
> > > > Betreff: Re: [linux-dvb] DVB0: Lock was lost, ...
> > > >
> > > > On Tuesday 14 June 2005 21:37, rene.jahn at ontec.at wrote:
> > > > > I got following error:
> > > > >
> > > > > DVB0: Lock was lost, but regained by setting the tone. This
> > > >
> > > > may indicate
> > > >
> > > > > your power supply is noisy/slightly incompatable with this
> > > >
> > > > DVB-S adapter.
> > > >
> > > > > I watched a divx video with mplayer plugin and vdr 1.3.26.
> > > >
> > > > Some minutes
> > > >
> > > > > after the
> > > > > video stopped I found the message 3 times in my logs.
> > > > >
> > > > > I think my power supply is ok :)
> > > > > -> Chieftec Delta 350W, GPS-350EB-101A
> > > > >
> > > > > I have two Nexus cards, one SCSI Harddisk(37G), two IDE
> > > >
> > > > Harddisks(160G)
> > > >
> > > > > and an adaptec SCSI controller.
> > > > > CPU: AMD Athlon XP 2600+
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Any ideas?
> > > >
> > > > Interesting... did you ever have problems with the signal
> > > > suddenly being lost
> > > > before? Have you any idea what driver revision you used if not?
> > > >
> > > > This is part of an ongoing investigation into this problem.
> > >
> > > I had never problems with the signal!
> > >
> > > dvb driver: CVS (checked out files yesterday (Tuesday 14
> >
> > June 2005 09:08
> >
> > > am)
> >
> > OK - so there are no actual glitching problems with the
> > driver - its just the
> > error message?
>
> I had to restart vdr, because the picture was frozen.
>
> I didn't reload the dvb driver because after restarting everything
> was ok.

OK - maybe I need to disable that check for full featured cards - or else put 
a flag round it.... I'll sort that out later.

Have you had the message again, or was it just a one off? 

The power supply thing is just our current best guess as to whats causing this 
problem :(




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