[linux-dvb] Re: Problem - i2c read error on 896 (was Dib7000m-driver released)

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Mon Nov 6 17:29:30 CET 2006


On Thu, 26 Oct 2006, Steven Cockeram wrote:

> Tomi Koivulahti wrote:
> > On 10/17/06, *Patrick Boettcher* <patrick.boettcher at desy.de
> > <mailto:patrick.boettcher at desy.de>> wrote:
> >
> >     Hi,
> >
> >     in my repository (http://linuxtv.org/hg/~pb/v4l-dvb
> >     <http://linuxtv.org/hg/%7Epb/v4l-dvb>) I just committed a
> >     first working version of the dib7000m/p-driver along with some
> >     modifications in the dib0700-driver.
> >
> >     I tested with a first generation Nova-T stick - it works (AverMedia is
> >     identical). There is a chance that someone has the newer version
> >     of those
> >     devices - it contains a different version of the DiB7000 - I will
> >     try to
> >     release this one as soon as possible.
> >
> >     Please load the dib7000m-driver with debug=1 in case it does not
> >     work and
> >     reply to this Email but change the subject (like: "Problem (was:
> >     DiB7000M
> >     ...") - success reports (Yes I want them as well) can be replied
> >     without
> >     changing the subject.
> >
> >     good luck,
> >     Patrick.
> >
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> 
> Hello Patrick,
> 
> I've just tried the driver on 2.6.18. I get the following:
> 
> dib0700: loaded with support for 2 different device-types
> dvb-usb: found a 'Hauppauge Nova-T Stick' in cold state, will try to load a
> firmware
> dvb-usb: downloading firmware from file 'dvb-usb-dib0700-01.fw'
> dib0700: firmware started successfully.
> dvb-usb: found a 'Hauppauge Nova-T Stick' in warm state.
> dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport stream to the software
> demuxer.
> DVB: registering new adapter (Hauppauge Nova-T Stick).
> DiB7000M:i2c read error on 896
> DiB7000M:-E-  DiB7000M: wrong Vendor ID (read=0x4602)
> dvb-usb: no frontend was attached by 'Hauppauge Nova-T Stick'
> dvb-usb: Hauppauge Nova-T Stick successfully initialized and connected.
> usbcore: registered new driver dvb_usb_dib0700

Have you tried to replug the device more often while keeping your eyes on 
the log?

Patrick.

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