[linux-dvb] Re: Using Twinhan DST + pchd3000

Luis Ochoa luis.m.ochoa at gmail.com
Tue Oct 18 22:45:39 CEST 2005


Michael, aren't the devices supposed to be created automatically by the module?

Phillip, check this thread ([linux-dvb] TDA9887 Problem - FusionHDTV5
Lite) and post your dmesg, you might be affected by the same bug I
have (if you're using the latest CVS)


On 10/17/05, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at linuxtv.org> wrote:
> Philip Prindeville wrote:
> > Michael Krufky wrote:
> >
> >> Philip Prindeville wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hi.
> >>>
> >>> I have an x86_64 (Athalon 64) based Fedora Core 3 machine (updated)
> >>> with the following:  2x Twinhan DST cards, and 1x pchd 3000 card.
> >>>
> >>> However, /dev/dvb/ isn't being populated.
> >>>
> >>> Anyone have any suggestions about what is missing?  Does udev need
> >>> some priming?  What needs to be in my /etc/modprobe.conf file?
> >>>
> >>> Thanks,
> >>>
> >>> -Philip
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> For the twinhan DST cards, you need the module dvb-bt8xx ... It
> >> requires some module arguments in order to function properly.  Please
> >> see the Documentation / list archives for that info.
> >>
> >> For pchd 3000, cx88-dvb .
> >>
> >> Cheers,
> >>
> >> Michael Krufky
> >
> >
> >
> > I already looked for the Twinhan, but didn't see suggestions on how to
> > set up the /etc/modprobe.conf (other than the card type being 0x71) or
>
> Twinhan needs i2c_hw=1 .... There was a thread about it a few days ago.
>
> > why the /dev/dvb/* stuff was failing to be created.
>
> MAKEDEV dvb
>
> It's all covered in the documentation... Here's a link to the latest
> doc's in cvs:
>
> http://linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/dvb-kernel/linux/Documentation/dvb/
>
>
> --
> Michael Krufky
>
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