[linux-dvb] Couple of question regarding installation

Florian Lindner mailinglists at xgm.de
Sat Oct 14 16:43:30 CEST 2006


Am Samstag, 14. Oktober 2006 16:35 schrieb Patrick Boettcher:
> On Sat, 14 Oct 2006, Florian Lindner wrote:
> > Am Samstag, 14. Oktober 2006 15:56 schrieb Rainer Schubert:
> > > On Sat, 14 Oct 2006, Florian Lindner wrote:
> > >
> > > [snip]
> > >
> > > >> ls /dev/dvb ?
> > > >>
> > > >> If it is empty look at dmesg to see if there is problem with the
> > > >> hardware.
> > > >
> > > > An additional info:
> > > >
> > > > horus florian # dmesg | grep front
> > > > dvb-usb: no frontend was attached by 'AVerMedia AverTV DVB-T USB 2.0
> > > > (A800)'
> > >
> > > Hi Florian,
> > >
> > > did you install the udev package on your machine ?
> > > udev is the successor of hotplug and will generate all device files
> > > under /dev/dvb/adapter* for you, dynamically, that is hot-pluggable,
> > > not just at boot time.
> >
> > Yes, it's installed. My system is a recent Gentoo system. Hotplugging for
> > other devices such as externel harddisks works fine.
> >
> > The main problem is the missing frontend...
>
> Where is the driver from you are using? Can you try the drivers from
> latest hg (v4l-dvb)?

I'm using only the drivers from the kernel (2.6.17.6) and the firmware. No 
other drivers? Do I need to v4l userscape stuff?

horus linux # grep DVB .config
CONFIG_DVB=y
CONFIG_DVB_CORE=m
CONFIG_DVB_USB=m
CONFIG_DVB_USB_A800=m
CONFIG_DVB_DIB3000MC=m


Thanks,

Florian
                



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