[linux-dvb] Re: Nova-t USB2 recognised but nothin in /dev

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Mon Aug 28 10:31:14 CEST 2006


On Mon, 28 Aug 2006, Kristoffer Møllerhøj wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I have a similar problem with nova-t-usb2. I am using the latest v4l-dvb
> source, but I think the firmware is too old, the frontend is missing in
> /dev/dvb/adaptor0/.

Did you take a firmware (ending with -01) and renamed it to one with -02 
at the end (because the driver was looking for it)?

> Yesterday I tried to load the correct firmware via Windows and when I
> returned to linux the card seemed to work, at least it now had a frontend.
> However, the problem is to find the newest firmware such that the card works
> well in linux. I have tried http://www.thadathil.net/dvb/fw/ for several
> days but the site is down. Any suggestions for alternatives?

You need the new firmware.

regards,
Patrick.

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