[linux-dvb] ooops ! New DiB0700-firmware

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Wed Aug 1 14:31:34 CEST 2007


On Wed, 1 Aug 2007, Christophe Thommeret wrote:

> Le lundi 30 juillet 2007 22:04, Patrick Boettcher a écrit :
> > Args, stupid mistake.
> >
> > It should be fixed (w/o warranty)!
> >
> > Patrick.
> 
> Hi Patrick,
> 
> I've tried this new firmware with my nova-t stick (DiBcom 7000MA/MB/PA/PB/MC).
> 
> kernel 2.6.17
> v4l-dvb from some months ago, hg log says:
> changeset: 5525:04775fe614d6
> date: Sun Apr 15 06:09:56 2007 -0700
> 
> 
> I've modified Kaffeine a bit to do autozap (zap in a loop through a list of 5 
> channels (one per mux) every 2000ms(+tuning delay)).
> 
> - With the old firmware, i got a disconnect after 141 channel switch.
> - With the new (renamed) firmware (md5: 551df6387db5bf5a8ca4d10cc30beaa5), i 
> got NO disconnect after 4723 channel switch. (i stopped there :)
> 
> So, i feel i can say this issue is fixed for nova-t stick with this new 
> firmware.

C'est une bonne nouvelle. (Great news)

Is this autozap feature part of kaffeine's release. It would be nice to 
have that so that a lot of people can make stress tests with their 
hardware and drivers.

Patrick.


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