[linux-dvb] FusionHDTV Dual Digital zl10353 / dee1601 tuning
damiendusha at netspace.net.au
Wed Aug 16 08:42:10 CEST 2006
Hi Brett, Jurgen and others,
After failing to compile Chriss test DVB sources for the DViCO Dual Digital
card for about a week on all sorts of different kernels, the patches have
made their way into the main dvb sources :-) And they work!! Schweet!
With one small hitch I am having problems with tuning SBS. I am using
126.96.36.199 vanilla sources, and the v4l-dvb mercurial sources, about 2 days
after Chriss patches went into the v4l-dvb tree.
I am using the channels.conf file supplied for Brisbane on Chriss website.
In the past, with the 2.6.18-rc3 kernel out of the box allowed me to tune
all channels, albeit Channel 9 and SBS required the +166667Hz offset.
- Channel 9 tunes quite nicely with a +166667Hz offset.
- ABC, Seven and Ten all tune nicely without offsets
- SBS refuses to tune (SNR reported by tzap is roughly 5xxx for
10-20s, followed by a brief lock at approx dxxx for 5seconds , then drops
out to 0000 forever)
- SBS does this for 0 offset, +166667 offset and -166667 offset.
The behaviour is quite repeatable.
And furthermore, on (I think) the USB part, tzap a1 with an offset of
+166667, SBS tunes with an snr of about dddd, and manages to hold it.
Even more confusing, using tzap a0 SBS HD (same +166667 offset
channels.conf file) on the other adaptor results in the behaviour above.
On a1, Channel 9 tunes (with offset) nicely as does the others, without an
Any further ideas? Is there any other information I can provide?
From: linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org [mailto:linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org]
On Behalf Of Jurgen Weber
Sent: Wednesday, 9 August 2006 3:23 PM
To: bcarruthers at iii.net.au; linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
Subject: RE: [linux-dvb] FusionHDTV Dual Digital zl10353 / dee1601 tuning
Yes, Chris e-mailed me himself and said as much but after downloading and
using Im still having no results. I thought maybe at first it could be my
current dodgy Arial setup but I have just come back from my mates place whom
has a digital set top box etc, that works great with no success either. :-(
http://pastebin.ca/123294 shows you the results of my scan, as you can tell
its not very exciting. :-( after completing this I find this
DVB: demodulator offset has changed for frontend "Zarlink ZL10353 DVB-T".
Please report tuning difficulties to linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
DVB: freq: 191625000, div: 1367 -> 1366, offset: 36166667 -> 36166667,
actual: 227665756 -> 227832422
In my dmesg/messages log. Im going to send the info to chris and see if
there is still something wrong or if Im just doing something completely
E-mail: jurgen at bccomputers.com.au
Office PH: (02) 9699 2852
From: Brett Carruthers [mailto:bcarruthers at iii.net.au]
Sent: Wednesday, 9 August 2006 11:30 AM
To: Jurgen Weber; linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
Subject: Re: [linux-dvb] FusionHDTV Dual Digital zl10353 / dee1601 tuning
Chris has only just made some modifications to the driver for this card due
to its new chipset.
Try a build from Chris's lastest hg tree;
hg clone http://linuxtv.org/hg/~pascoe/v4l-dvb-test/
following the "how to build from hg" instructions.
This driver fixed my DVB-T plus tuning problems and I can tune all my
channels down here in Wollongong.
Hopefully Chris doesn't mind me passing this info on, once again thanks to
Chris for the great work!
Jurgen Weber wrote:
I am using Debian Etch, 188.8.131.52 kernel on an Intel 3ghz, SB86i Shuttle.
Dvico Fusion HDTV DVB-T Dual Digital Rev. 1.4
I have not gotten this board to work yet, I only got it recently and this is
my first setup/install. :\
I am use the following to scan
1. # Australia / Sydney / Kings Cross and North Head
3. # T freq bw fec_hi fec_lo mod transmission-mode guard-interval
5. # ABC UHF30
6. T 543500000 7MHz 3/4 NONE QAM64 8k 1/16 NONE
7. # Seven UHF48
8. T 669500000 7MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/8 NONE
9. # Nine UHF33
10. T 564500000 7MHz 3/4 NONE QAM64 8k 1/16 NONE
11. # Ten UHF45
12. T 648500000 7MHz 3/4 NONE QAM64 8k 1/16 NONE
13. # SBS UHF34
14. T 571500000 7MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/8 NONE
17. # Australia / Sydney / North Shore (aka Artarmon/Gore Hill)
19. # T freq bw fec_hi fec_lo mod transmission-mode guard-interval
21. # ABC VHF12
22. T 226500000 7MHz 3/4 NONE QAM64 8k 1/16 NONE
23. # Seven VHF6
24. T 177500000 7MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/8 NONE
25. # Nine VHF8
26. T 191625000 7MHz 3/4 NONE QAM64 8k 1/16 NONE
27. # Ten VHF11
28. T 219500000 7MHz 3/4 NONE QAM64 8k 1/16 NONE
29. # SBS UHF34
30. T 571500000 7MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/8 NONE
31. # D44 UHF35 (testing)
32. T 578500000 7MHz 2/3 NONE QAM64 8k 1/8 NONE
Trying the offsets yielded no results.
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