[linux-dvb] PATCH: New driver for Zarlink ZL10313 based Compro S350/S300

Tino Reichardt list-linux-dvb at mcmilk.de
Sun Dec 30 13:36:16 CET 2007


* "Jan D. Louw" <jd.louw at mweb.co.za> wrote:
> On Sunday 30 December 2007 11:36:12 Tino Reichardt wrote:
> > * "Jan D. Louw" <jd.louw at mweb.co.za> wrote:
> > > Hi List,
> > >
> > > Attached is a new driver for the Zarlink ZL10313/ZL10039 based Compro
> > > S350/S300 budget DVB-S cards. Everything except 2 way diseqc should work.
> >
> > I will test it on my Avermedia DVB-S Pro, which is ZL10313/ZL10036
> > based.
> >
> > Is it a good idea to rename the the driver to zl1031x.c / zl1003x.c ?
> >
> > zl1031x.c: zl100312/zl100313/intel6313
> > zl1003x.c: zl10036/zl10037/zl10038/zl10039 tuner
> >
> > Thanks for the driver, I will try it out ;)
> 
> Many have suggested the possibility of combining the vp310,mt312,zl313 and 
> intel 6313 demodulators into a single driver. Now that the 313 is working 
> this will be easier.
> 
> Unfortunately the zl10036 tuner register map differs from the zl10039 tuner, 
> so this driver will definitely not work for you. However, writing s zl10036 
> driver would be trivial, as a full datasheet is available.

I did somewriting in january 2007, but I ahdn't the knowledge of dvb-s
and its internals. Know, since you have done the zl10039, I will give it
a second try ;)


-- 
regards, TR



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