[linux-dvb] dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Fri Nov 2 19:01:25 CET 2007


There are two versions.

Only the StarBox2 is supported. There is no way (at least I don't know it) 
to figure out whether you have a 2 or a 1.

If it it does not work I guess you have a StarBox1.

Patrick.



On Fri, 2 Nov 2007, Greg Suarez wrote:

> Which kernel version are you using?  I'm running 2.6.20 on Ubuntu Feisty.
> 
> Mine isn't getting disconnected immediately but my scan always fails and I get
> "usb in operation failed. (-110)", looks like the errno is ETIMEDOUT
> from usb_start_wait_urb().
> 
> Has anyone gotten the TwinHann Starbox (7021) working?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Greg
> 
> On Nov 2, 2007 4:06 AM, brandon at ivyhousebb.com <brandon at ivyhousebb.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> > I am also having an issue getting the TwinHan Starbox
> > to work. However aside from the kernel providing a
> > link to a firmware that does not exist... the
> > interface immediately gets deinitialized and
> > disconnected when I connect it "see dmesg excerpt".
> >
> > Oct 24 16:41:31 heartofgold kernel: [117625.772000]
> > usb 1-4: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and
> > address 3
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117625.904000]
> > usb 1-4: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.020000]
> > dvb-usb: found a 'TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0
> > (VP7021)' in cold state, will try to load a firmware
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.052000]
> > dvb-usb: downloading firmware from file
> > 'dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw'
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > dvb-usb: found a 'TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0
> > (VP7021)' in warm state.
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport
> > stream to the software demuxer.
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > usb 1-4: USB disconnect, address 3
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > DVB: registering new adapter (TwinhanDTV StarBox
> > DVB-S USB2.0 (VP7021)).
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > vp702x: usb in operation failed. (-19)
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold last message repeated 5 times
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.120000]
> > dvb-usb: MAC address: 00:00:00:00:00:00
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.124000]
> > vp702x: usb out operation failed. (-19)
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.124000]
> > vp702x: usb out operation failed. (-19)
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > vp702x: usb in operation failed. (-19)
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver as
> > /class/input/input6
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 400 msecs.
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > dvb-usb: TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0 (VP7021)
> > successfully initialized and connected.
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.140000]
> > dvb-usb: TwinhanDTV StarBox DVB-S USB2.0 (VP7021)
> > successfully deinitialized and disconnected.
> > Oct 24 16:41:32 heartofgold kernel: [117626.268000]
> > usbcore: registered new interface driver dvb_usb_vp702x
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > ------- Original Message -------
> > From    :
> > brandon at ivyhousebb.com[mailto:brandon at ivyhousebb.com]
> > Sent    : 11/2/2007 6:53:57 AM
> > To      : linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
> > Cc      :
> > Subject : RE: [linux-dvb] dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw
> >
> >  Greg Suarez wrote:
> > > I'm trying to get my TwinHann Starbox (7021) to
> > work but the driver is
> > > looking for the firmware dvb-usb-vp702x-02.fw but I
> > can only find
> > > dvb-usb-vp702x-01.fw.  Does anyone know where I can
> > get a hold of the
> > > -02 firmware?
> >
> > >Found it on a German forum:
> >
> > >
> > http://www.slackforum.de/forum/index.php?t=msg&th=2706&start=0&&PHPSESSID=anenqvsmugl3u985m8366f55i3
> >
> >
> > >Search for the filename - there is a download link.
> >
> >
> > >Nils
> >
> >
> > Is there any way we can get this posted on
> >  http://www.linuxtv.org/downloads/firmware/  it really
> > is a pain to find thing across multiple languages
> > buried in forums :).
> >
> >
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