[linux-dvb] Re: Hauppauge Nova-T 500 crash
henrik.list at gmail.com
Wed Dec 13 17:51:06 CET 2006
For me it seems like it disconnects more commonly on some channels then
others, does it have anything to do with the bandwith of the mpeg stream.
I´ts only happend on one channel for me and it´s not the most common viewed
one, but usualy the machine has been going for a few hours previously and
then it bites it when switching to said channel.
Hopefully someone more skillfull than me has a patch comming or Hauppage
releases some information, it would be very nice for hauoppage to be a bit
more pro linux.
On 12/13/06, Robin Hill <dvb at robinhill.me.uk> wrote:
> On Wed Dec 13, 2006 at 03:01:47PM +0200, Hamalainen, Jari wrote:
> > Hi!
> > Crashed again. Now the card was loaded with debug options.
> > I have attached the log of the crash.
> Yes, it's a known issue (though the root cause is, AFAIK, unknown). For
> some reason the USB bus (on the card itself, so outside the direct
> control of the drivers) is getting a disconnect. Since the DVB drivers
> don't handle hot-swapping, this causes a cascade of errors through to
> the application (including a kernel oops). Short of help from
> Hauppauge, a major rewrite of the drivers, or a lot of trial & error,
> I'm not sure there's a solution in view :(
> Now I've disabled EIT scanning (in MythTV) I'm only seeing crashes every
> few weeks (as opposed to every day with it enabled).
> ( ' } | Robin Hill <dvb at robinhill.me.uk> |
> / / ) | Little Jim says .... |
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