[linux-dvb] MSI Mega Sky 580

Markus Rechberger mrechberger at gmail.com
Fri Apr 21 00:12:37 CEST 2006


Hey,

You won't have much luck without a supported tuner...
Could you provide some parsed USBSnoop logs?
http://linuxtv.org/v4lwiki/index.php/USBVideo
Shouldn't be too hard to figure out how this tuner works.

Markus

On 20 Apr 2006 23:06:10 +0100, Rob Bacon <rtb21 at cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> On Apr 20 2006, Rob Bacon wrote:
>
> >Hello,
> >
> > I bought one of these USB pen DVB tuner a while back and recently decided
> > that I'd like to use this on a linux box. I was wondering if there has
> > been any luck in getting this to work in the past? Google searches have,
> > hoever, turned nothing up.
> >
> >When I look at the packaging and compare it to the Wideview/Yakumo/etc.
> >type devices, it looks identical in term of remote control and aerial that
> >come with it.
> >
> >lsusb returns...
> >
> >Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0db0:5580 Micro Star International
> >
> > but none of the drivers available in the 2.6.15 kernel seem to recognise
> > it. Cheers,
> >
> >Rob Bacon
>
> OK, so I've done a bit more research, and having taken the thing apart, I
> now know that the two ICs in there are
>
> MT352 - Which has been seen in many a DVB-T USB tuner
> and
> QT1010 - Which is a silicon tuner.
>
> I'm assuming that this means that since the MT352 has already got drivers
> working for it we could just use those? In which case could someone mention
> how to add the USB VID & PID codes to the correct module (which I assume
> would be the dtt200u.ko)?
>
> Cheers
> Rob
>
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