[linux-dvb] NOVA-S problems with 2.6.17

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Wed Jun 28 21:16:06 CEST 2006


On Wednesday 28 June 2006 20:11, Tamas, Gergely wrote:
> Hi!
>
>  > >  > > I tried to update kernel to 2.6.17, but had no success with my
>  > >  > > NOVA-S card. Under 2.6.16 it works fine, but with 2.6.17
>  > >  > > dvbstream and mplayer fails with following message :
>  > >  >
>  > >  > What is your setup - are you using DISEQC at all?
>  > >
>  > > Yes, 2 LNB-s. One for Astra and one for Hotbird. Strong DiSEqC switch.
>  > >
>  > >  > Can you send the output of lspci -vn please.
>  >
>  > [snip]
>  >
>  > Right ok, I've had another report of DISEQC related problems.. is the
>  > issue that you can only see channels on one of the satellites now?
>
> No. As i wrote earlier, if i repeat the command (dvbstream or. mplayer)
> several times it sometimes works. For both LNBs. So yes, i can switch
> between them. But i have this problem with both LNBs.

Ta. What I was really trying to ask was -  is it just the satellite switching 
thats unreliable, or does it affect hi/lo/H/V switching as well?



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