[linux-dvb] AverTV A800 trouble

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Thu Jun 29 08:49:09 CEST 2006


Hi,

I'm trying to answer to both of you.

On Wed, 28 Jun 2006, Klaus Frahm wrote:
> On 28 Jun, Martin Habbecke wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I own two AverTV A800 USB boxes and unfortunately have some trouble with one 
> > of them. If I plug in the first one I get:
> > 
> > ------------------------------------
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle usb 1-1: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and 
> > address 7
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle usb 1-1: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle dvb-usb: found a 'AVerMedia AverTV DVB-T USB 2.0 
> > (A800)' in warm state.
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport stream 
> > to the software demuxer.
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle DVB: registering new adapter (AVerMedia AverTV DVB-T 
> > USB 2.0 (A800)).
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle dib3000: Found a DiBcom 3000P.
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle DVB: registering frontend 0 (DiBcom 3000P/M-C 
> > DVB-T)...
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver 
> > as /class/input/input2
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 150 msecs.
> > Jun 28 21:51:52 shuttle dvb-usb: AVerMedia AverTV DVB-T USB 2.0 (A800) 
> > successfully initialized and connected.
> > ------------------------------------
> > 
> > The device then works perfectly. However, if I plug in the other one, I get:
> > 
> > ------------------------------------
> > Jun 28 21:52:54 shuttle usb 1-1: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and 
> > address 8
> > Jun 28 21:52:54 shuttle usb 1-1: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
> > Jun 28 21:52:54 shuttle dvb-usb: found a 'AVerMedia AverTV DVB-T USB 2.0 
> > (A800)' in cold state, will try to load a firmware
> > Jun 28 21:52:54 shuttle firmware_loading_store: unexpected value (0)
> > Jun 28 21:52:54 shuttle dvb-usb: downloading firmware from file 
> > 'dvb-usb-avertv-a800-02.fw'
> > ------------------------------------

This and

> I have an AverTV A800 USB box which does only connect in the cold state
> (with an unpatched driver). I have mentioned this a few days ago in this
> post: 
> http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2006-June/011072.html

and this makes me wonder, if maybe no firmware is needed for the last 
generation of devices.

Can you provide a lsusb -v for your device which is not reenumerating 
without loading a driver (and firmware), please?

best regards,
Patrick.

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