[linux-dvb] KNC1 DVB-S unter openSUSE 10.0

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Fri Nov 4 02:42:26 CET 2005


Juergen Pfennig wrote:
> > > Please, anyone got an idea what else I could try to get that card to
> > > work?
> >
> > [I'm not sure whether this card has ever worked reliably with the driver.]
> > Someone has to find out why stv0299_attach() fails for this card.
> 
> Hi, I don't know what is in Debian's 2.6.12 Kernel, but with that driver it 
> works reliably. I use it in a server machine - no problems except:
> 
> ... The driver does no full HW - reset ???  Often a BIOS reboot does not 
> reinit the card, needs HW power-off !!!

Well, I consider this an unreliable behaviour. ;-)

Does it help if you enable master reset in saa7146_core.c 
(around line 359):

|        /* we don't do a master reset here anymore, it screws up
|           some boards that don't have an i2c-eeprom for configuration
|           values */
| /*
|         saa7146_write(dev, MC1, MASK_31);
| */


Oliver

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