[linux-dvb] CI Module w/ Terratec DVB-C

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Fri Nov 24 09:07:21 CET 2006


On Thursday 23 November 2006 23:45, Sven Lankes wrote:
> My quest for working DVB-C input under linux isn't over yet.
>
> I have now aquired the following:
>
>  1) Terratec Cinergy 1200 - DVB-C Card
>  2) KNC1 Cineview CI-Adapter
>  3) Mascom / Cryptoworks CA-Module
>
> I am not very successful yet.
>
> I'm using hg head dvb-drivers and apps (also tried 2.6.17 from ubuntu
> edgy - no difference). FTA channels work fine.
>
> The CA-Module is found by the driver:
>
> [17179595.008000] budget-av: ci interface initialised.
> [17179595.108000] budget-av: cam inserted A
> [17179596.460000] dvb_ca adapter 0: DVB CAM detected and initialised
> successfully
>
> I can scan for channels. If I then try to tune into the channel it works
> too:
>
> root at myth:/usr/src/dvb-apps/util/scan# zap "ARENA HOME (tividi)(tividi)"
> Using frontend "Philips TDA10021 DVB-C", type DVB-C
> CAM supports the following ca system ids:er 00195000 | unc ffffffff |
>   0x0d22
>   0x4a20
>   0x0d00
>   0x0d03
>   0x0d05
>   0x0d0c
> status SCVYL | signal 8d8d | snr efef | ber 00195000 | unc ffffffff |
> FE_HAS_LOCK Received new PMT - sending to CAM...
> CAM Application type: 01
> CAM Application manufacturer: 4a20
> CAM Manufacturer code: 4a20
> CAM Menu string: Cryptoworks
>
> Next I'm trying (in another terminal - leaving zap running) to save some of
> the data:
>
> root at myth:/usr/src/w_scan/w_scan-20060903# dvbstream 573 574 -o > out.mpg
> dvbstream v0.6 - (C) Dave Chapman 2001-2004
> Released under the GPL.
> Latest version available from http://www.linuxstb.org/
> dvbstream will stop after -1 seconds (71582788 minutes)
> Output to stdout
> Streaming 2 streams
>
> But the resulting data doesn't play back (using mplayer). If I do the
> same procedure on a FTA channel everything works.
>
> I have also tried mythtv and kaffeine - both allow me to watch FTA but
> fail on pay-channels.

Does it fail if you just use 'gnutv' to do the tuning+streaming as well?



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