[linux-dvb] New Card: Compro VideoMate S300/S350 DVB-S

Richard (MQ) osl at 16hd.freeserve.co.uk
Tue Sep 4 22:31:31 CEST 2007


Thanks Jon, and as I'd rather hijacked your thread I'll start a new one
to look for support for the T220. Good luck with your S300!
-- 
Cheers
Richard (MQ)

Jan Louw wrote:
> If it's a T220 I think you're out of luck. Check out 
> http://linuxtv.org/hg/v4l-dvb/file/18f323a05fbe/linux/Documentation/video4linux/CARDLIST.saa7134 
> for a list of cards (should be somewhere under 
> /usr/src/linux/Documentation as well). The Compro VideoMate T200,T200a 
> and T300 is listed, but no T220. I did see some T220 posts a while back. 
> Maybe they will be of some use to you.
> 
> What is strange is that your card is not detected as UNKNOWN. Maybe it's 
> because the vendor:product of 185b:c901 is the same as the T200's or 
> maybe YaST added an 'options saa7134 card=72' somewhere...
> 
> Seeing as you have a mt352 based demod it should be easier to add 
> support for your card. There isn't even a demodulator module for my 
> ZL10131 based S300 :-(
> 
> Regards
> JD
> 
> richard (MQ) wrote:
>> Oh dear, two errors on my part -
>>
>>  As you both say, for a T200 I should use options saa7134 card=71. Too
>> much of a rush to try it and not reading Jan's message properly.
>>
>>  But - the card *IS* a T220, though I'm sure I ordered a T200. A similar
>> number and I didn't notice. Does anyone know if it will work with
>> LinuxTV? It's not listed at
>> http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/DVB-T_PCI_Cards
>>
>> I can readily try the mercurial source build if that might help, I'm
>> currently using kernel 2.6.22.3 (OpenSuSE 10.3 beta 2)
>>
>> Where do I find the list of "saa7134 card=x" - is it in that source code
>> somewhere?
>>
>> (continuing the top-posting that this thread seems stuck with ;-) )
>>
>> Cheers
>> Richard (MQ)
>>
>> hermann pitton wrote:
>>   
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> Am Montag, den 03.09.2007, 20:29 +0100 schrieb Richard (MQ):
>>>     
>>>> Thanks Jan,
>>>>
>>>> I hadn't spotted that, but it makes no difference - even when I add
>>>> "options saa7134 card=72" I get:
>>>>       
>>> the hint was to try with card=71 i think, guess you mean that one.
>>>
>>> That won't help either, since according to the eeprom dump you have
>>> something different, looks more like a T220 with tuner pll at 0x62.
>>> The mpeg encoder was also not reported previously.
>>>
>>> Why you claim to have a T200? I have seen on analog cards that they had
>>> wrong stickers on the tuner for a while, but in this case, it is hard to
>>> believe, since the sticker of the older can tuner would not even fit on
>>> the shielding of the newer silicon one you seem to have.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Hermann
>>>
>>>     
>>>>> saa7130[0]: found at 0000:00:0c.0, rev: 1, irq: 19, latency: 32, mmio: 0xe2000000
>>>>> saa7130[0]: subsystem: 185b:c901, board: RTD Embedded Technologies VFG7350 [card=72,insmod option]
>>>>> saa7130[0]: board init: gpio is 853f43
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 00: 5b 18 01 c9 54 20 1c 00 43 43 a9 1c 55 d2 b2 92
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 10: 00 ff 86 0f ff 20 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 20: 01 40 01 03 03 ff 03 01 08 ff 00 88 ff ff ff ff
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 30: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 40: ff d5 00 c4 86 1e ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 50: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff cb
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 60: 30 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 70: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>> saa7130[0]: registered device video0 [v4l2]
>>>>> saa7130[0]: registered device vbi0
>>>>> saa7130[0]: registered device video1 [mpeg]
>>>>>         
>>>> - but no /dev/dvb or anything below it.
>>>>
>>>> relevant modules seem to be saa7134, saa7134-dvb, saa7134-empress and
>>>> mt352. Anything missing?
>>>>
>>>> Any more ideas please? Anyone?!
>>>> -- 
>>>> Cheers
>>>> Richard (MQ)
>>>>
>>>> Jan D. Louw wrote:
>>>>       
>>>>> Hi Richard,
>>>>>
>>>>> Looks like your card is forced to the wrong card number. The T200 is 
>>>>> supposed to be auto detected as card #71, but yours was forced to #72 
>>>>> (insmod option). Check your /etc/modprobe.conf or similar file for 
>>>>> something like a 'option saa7134 card=72' statement.
>>>>>
>>>>> Regards
>>>>> JD
>>>>>
>>>>> Richard (MQ) wrote:
>>>>>         
>>>>>> Jan,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> This is what dmesg has to say about the card on boot:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>           
>>>>>>> shpchp: Standard Hot Plug PCI Controller Driver version: 0.4
>>>>>>> saa7130/34: v4l2 driver version 0.2.14 loaded
>>>>>>> ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:00:0c.0[A] -> GSI 16 (level, low) -> IRQ 19
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: found at 0000:00:0c.0, rev: 1, irq: 19, latency: 32, mmio: 0xe2000000
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: subsystem: 185b:c901, board: RTD Embedded Technologies VFG7350 [card=72,insmod option]
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: board init: gpio is 843f00
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 00: 5b 18 01 c9 54 20 1c 00 43 43 a9 1c 55 d2 b2 92
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 10: 00 ff 86 0f ff 20 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 20: 01 40 01 03 03 ff 03 01 08 ff 00 88 ff ff ff ff
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 30: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 40: ff d5 00 c4 86 1e ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 50: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff cb
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 60: 30 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 70: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
>>>>>>> tuner 1-0062: chip found @ 0xc4 (saa7130[0])
>>>>>>> tuner 1-0062: type set to 1 (Philips PAL_I (FI1246 and compatibles))
>>>>>>> tuner 1-0062: type set to 1 (Philips PAL_I (FI1246 and compatibles))
>>>>>>> tuner 1-0063: chip found @ 0xc6 (saa7130[0])
>>>>>>> tuner 1-0068: chip found @ 0xd0 (saa7130[0])
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: registered device video0 [v4l2]
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: registered device vbi0
>>>>>>> ACPI: PCI Interrupt Link [ALKC] BIOS reported IRQ 0, using IRQ 22
>>>>>>> ACPI: PCI Interrupt Link [ALKC] enabled at IRQ 22
>>>>>>> ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:00:11.5[C] -> Link [ALKC] -> GSI 22 (level, low) -> IRQ 20
>>>>>>> PCI: Setting latency timer of device 0000:00:11.5 to 64
>>>>>>> saa7130[0]: registered device video1 [mpeg]
>>>>>>>             
>>>>>> and lsmod (edited):
>>>>>>
>>>>>>           
>>>>>>> saa7134_empress        25860  0
>>>>>>> snd_via82xx            43800  0
>>>>>>> saa6752hs              26508  0
>>>>>>> tuner                  73640  0
>>>>>>> snd_ac97_codec        109220  1 snd_via82xx
>>>>>>> ac97_bus               18560  1 snd_ac97_codec
>>>>>>> snd_pcm                94212  3 snd_pcm_oss,snd_via82xx,snd_ac97_codec
>>>>>>> snd_timer              38788  2 snd_seq,snd_pcm
>>>>>>> snd_page_alloc         26248  2 snd_via82xx,snd_pcm
>>>>>>> saa7134               137164  1 saa7134_empress
>>>>>>> shpchp                 47380  0
>>>>>>> pci_hotplug            45504  1 shpchp
>>>>>>> snd_mpu401             25100  0
>>>>>>> snd_mpu401_uart        24704  2 snd_via82xx,snd_mpu401
>>>>>>> snd_rawmidi            40320  2 snd_seq_midi,snd_mpu401_uart
>>>>>>> video_buf              39940  2 saa7134_empress,saa7134
>>>>>>> snd_seq_device         24460  3 snd_seq_midi,snd_seq,snd_rawmidi
>>>>>>> compat_ioctl32         17664  1 saa7134
>>>>>>> ir_kbd_i2c             24976  1 saa7134
>>>>>>> ir_common              50436  2 saa7134,ir_kbd_i2c
>>>>>>> videodev               42752  2 saa7134_empress,saa7134
>>>>>>> v4l2_common            32896  4 saa7134_empress,tuner,saa7134,videodev
>>>>>>> v4l1_compat            28676  2 saa7134,videodev
>>>>>>> i2c_core               39808  5 saa6752hs,tuner,saa7134,ir_kbd_i2c,i2c_viapro
>>>>>>>             
>>>>>> I have an MT352 on the board - it's clearly marked - but no sign of a
>>>>>> module for it? Unless saa6752hs is something to do with it?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> As you say, we both need someone more knowledgeable to comment on this...
>>>>>>
>>>>>>           
>>>>> _______________________________________________




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