[linux-dvb] Freecom USB DVB-T stick woes (reprise)
Mark.Howells at softoption.com
Tue Sep 5 02:20:21 CEST 2006
I wrote over the weekend describing the problems I've been having with my Freecom stick (id 14aa:022b). I've made some progress but am still struggling with the device.
Here's the dmesg output
dvb-usb: found a 'WideView WT-220U PenType Receiver (based on ZL353)' in cold state, will try to load a firmware
dvb-usb: downloading firmware from file 'dvb-usb-wt220u-zl0353-01.fw'
dvb-usbcore: registered new driver dvb_usb_dtt200u
usb 1-2: USB disconnect, address 3
dvb-usb: generic DVB-USB module successfully deinitialized and disconnected.
usb 1-2: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 4
usb 1-2: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
dvb-usb: found a 'WideView WT-220U PenType Receiver (based on ZL353)' in warm state.
dvb-usb: will use the device's hardware PID filter (table count: 15).
DVB: registering new adapter (WideView WT-220U PenType Receiver (based on ZL353)).
DVB: registering frontend 0 (WideView USB DVB-T)...
input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver as /class/input/input1
dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 300 msecs.
dvb-usb: WideView WT-220U PenType Receiver (based on ZL353) successfully initialized and connected.
dvb-usb: recv bulk message failed: -110
Basically when I attempt to tune it using a channels.conf from another system in my house I get a Tuning failure and (sometimes a kernel OOPS) with recv bulk message errors. However, if I follow the recommendations here (HYPERLINK "http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2006-April/009684.html"http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2006-April/009684.html ) and change ythe freq for BBC ONE from 641833330 to 642000000 I get a successful lock. dvbdate from the dvb-apps returns the correct date/time but scan results in a system freeze. Once tuned, all further attemps to retune the device (even to BBC ONE) result in a system freeze. Below is an extract from my (modified) channels.conf
Module Size Used by
nfsd 190768 8
exportfs 4256 1 nfsd
lockd 49460 2 nfsd
sunrpc 118208 2 nfsd,lockd
ixp400_eth 24156 0
ixp400 949188 1 ixp400_eth
dvb_usb_dtt200u 8964 0
dvb_usb 14504 1 dvb_usb_dtt200u
dvb_core 62440 1 dvb_usb
firmware_class 7008 1 dvb_usb
dvb_pll 8292 1 dvb_usb
ext3 109864 2
jbd 45940 1 ext3
mbcache 5540 1 ext3
I'm on a Linksys NSLU2 (slug) running Slugos 3.10. All software is cross compiled on a Gentoo PC.
All assistance is greatly appreciated.
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