[linux-dvb] How can i get this card to run?

Hartmut Hackmann hartmut.hackmann at t-online.de
Sun Feb 19 23:19:36 CET 2006


Hi, Martin

Martin Prochnow wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> i bought a used dvb-s card, the seller said, it is a
> Technotrend Budget 1.1 / WinTV Nova-S. This card has a
> SAA7130 and a Philips SU1278/SHA tuner with a
> STV0299B.
> 
> lspci -xv says:
> 0000:00:11.0 Multimedia controller: Philips
> Semiconductors SAA7130 Video Broadcast Decoder (rev
> 01)
>         Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64,
> IRQ 11
>         Memory at fecff800 (32-bit, non-prefetchable)
> [size=1K]
>         Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 1
> 00: 31 11 30 71 06 00 90 02 01 00 80 04 00 40 00 00
> 10: 00 f8 cf fe 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00
> 20: 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ff ff ff ff
> 30: 00 00 00 00 40 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 0b 01 ff ff
> 
> lscpi -vn says:
> 0000:00:11.0 0480: 1131:7130 (rev 01)
>         Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64,
> IRQ 11
>         Memory at fecffc00 (32-bit, non-prefetchable)
> [size=1K]
>         Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 1
> 
> If i load the saa7134_dvb kernel module i got this
> message in the logs:
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130/34: v4l2 driver
> version 0.2.14 loaded
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: ACPI: PCI Interrupt
> 0000:00:13.0[A] -> Link [LNKA] -> GSI 11 (level, low)
> -> IRQ 11
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: quirk:
> PCIPCI_NATOMA
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: found at
> 0000:00:13.0, rev: 1, irq: 11, latency: 64, mmio:
> 0xfecff800
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: subsystem:
> ffff:ffff, board: UNKNOWN/GENERIC
> [card=0,autodetected]
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: board init:
> gpio is 0
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 00:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 10:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 20:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 30:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 40:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 50:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 60:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 70:
> ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: registered
> device video1 [v4l2]
> Feb 18 16:28:55 vdr kernel: saa7130[0]: registered
> device vbi0
> 
> I found nothing valuable at the internet, so my
> question is: how can i get this card to run with
> linux?
> 
> Greets
> Martin
> 
The card is not known yet. The well known Techotrend cards
use a different PCI bridge, the SAA7146. There is DVB support
for the SAA713x line, but your frontened is not yet in.

Somebody has to do this work.

Best regards
    Hartmut



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