[linux-dvb] mt352 readreg error avermedia 771
yarza at euskalnet.net
Wed Sep 14 01:49:54 CEST 2005
Paul Wheeler wrote:
>I have searched the list and the net to try and find a solution to this but
>so far unsuccessfull. The problem is that the dvb frontend is not found. I
>have tried on a different motherboard and still same problem however a
>different computer it works fine.
>I get the following in dmesg
>mt352_read_register: readreg error (reg=127, ret==-5)
>dvb-bt8xx: A frontend driver was not found for device 109e/0878
>In both machines I am using Gentoo-2.6.13-r1 kernel.
>The motherboards that it fails on are:
>asus p4p800s-x and an aopen intel 865 board
>it works fine in my shuttle sn41g2.
>I have tried all possible hardware fixes.
>The card is recognized to begin with on the motherboard(asus) but after a
>reboot stops and hasnt worked since!!
>I have noticed others who have had this problem before but no solution is
>posted. Could people possible post what motherboard they have if the card
>works or how they solved this problem if they had it before.
Same problem here:
- the card works great with Shuttle SN41G2 k7 nforce2 chipset
- but on a K7 ASUS A7N8X-E DELUXE (k7 nforce2 chipset too) "modprobe
Sep 14 01:17:23 topocasa kernel: DVB: registering new adapter (bttv0).
Sep 14 01:17:23 topocasa kernel: mt352_read_register: readreg error
Sep 14 01:17:23 topocasa kernel: dvb-bt8xx: A frontend driver was not
found for device 109e/0878 subsystem 1461/0771
Same error with different kernels since 2.6.10 and snapshots from cvs,
last try with 2.6.12-6 from debian.
In the hardware front tried with different slots and card combinations,
A difference with Paul's card behavior is that mine has never been
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