[linux-dvb] Intuix S820 Hybrib analog/DVD-T USB Tuner (Liteon, Dibcom, ...)

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Mon Sep 18 00:06:20 CEST 2006


Hi,

On Sun, 17 Sep 2006, Jérôme Marant wrote:
> Le dimanche 10 septembre 2006 16:52, Patrick Boettcher a écrit :
> > On Sun, 3 Sep 2006, Jérôme Marant wrote:
> > > Hi Patrick,
> > >
> > > Le dimanche 03 septembre 2006 18:22, Patrick Boettcher a écrit :
> > > > > Could someone tell me what I should start with? Do I need to write to
> > > > > the vendor in order to get technical specifications?
> > > >
> > > > What exactly makes you think that this is a DiBcom-based device? Did
> > > > you open it and saw the chips?
> > >
> > > There are many logos on the product packaging, and two of them are
> > > the Liteon one and the Dibcom one.
> >
> > Is it possible for you to open the device and take a look what chips are
> > inside?
> 
> I tried to but it seemed that one of the chips was sticked to the front
> cover when I attempted to remove the later. It might be some bits of
> thermal paste but I'm not sure. Are there any risks for me to open
> it?

Yes, you can lose your warranty and break the hardware.

> > If it is really based on DiB7700, there is some work in progress on a
> > driver (at least for DVB-T).
> 
> Anything I can try? Currently the device won't be detected since the
> driver doesn't know about its ids. Do you need lsusb ouputs or something?

Yes. lsusb -v will help (maybe they are using DiBcom's USB ids). But 
without knowing the chips there is not much we can do for supporting.

Patrick.

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