[linux-dvb] Hauppauge HVR-1700 Support

Torben Viets viets at web.de
Mon Apr 28 19:10:37 CEST 2008


Steven Toth wrote:
> Torben Viets wrote:
>> Hello,
>>
>> thanks for the quick reply.
>>
>> Steven Toth wrote:
>>> Torben Viets wrote:
>>>> Hello,
>>>>
>>>> I have a Hauppauge HVR-1700 PCI Express, I have read all posts about
>>>> this card here, but I didn't get it working, how does it work?
>>>
>>> It's working fine for me on a stock 7.10 ubuntu install.
>>>
>>>>
>>>> Kernel: linux-2.6.25-git10
>>>>
>>>> Firmware-Files:
>>>> ls -al /lib/firmware/2.6.25-git10/
>>>> total 416
>>>> drwxr-xr-x 2 root root     91 Apr 27 16:27 .
>>>> drwxr-xr-x 3 root root     25 Apr 27 16:26 ..
>>>> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  24878 Apr 27 16:27 dvb-fe-tda10048-1.0.fw
>>>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root  16382 Apr 27 16:27 v4l-cx23885-avcore-01.fw
>>>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root 376836 Apr 27 16:26 v4l-cx23885-enc.fw
>>>>
>>>> The modules I use are from the actual v4l-dvb hg, if I type make load,
>>>> the only thing I get is a /dev/video0, but I have no picture with 
>>>> xawtv...
>>>
>>> /dev/video doesn't work, it's not supported.
>>>
>> Are there any plans to support it?
>
>
> No immediate plans.
>
>
>>> You should aim to use the dvb-apps tools (tzap, scan) and mplayer as 
>>> example tools, or MythTV as an app.
>>>
>>>
>>>>
>>>> The DVB doesn't work at all, I have no /dev/dvb*, here is my dmesg:
>>>>
>>>> cx23885 driver version 0.0.1 loaded
>>>> ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:02:00.0[A] -> GSI 24 (level, low) -> IRQ 24
>>>> CORE cx23885[0]: subsystem: 0070:8101, board: Hauppauge WinTV-HVR1700
>>>> [card=8,autodetected]
>>>> cx23885[0]: i2c bus 0 registered
>>>> cx23885[0]: i2c bus 1 registered
>>>> cx23885[0]: i2c bus 2 registered
>>>> tveeprom 0-0050: Huh, no eeprom present (err=-5)?
>>>> tveeprom 0-0050: Encountered bad packet header [00].
>>>> Corrupt or not a Hauppauge
>>>> eeprom.
>>>> cx23885[0]: warning: unknown hauppauge model #0
>>>> cx23885[0]: hauppauge eeprom: model=0
>>>> cx23885[0]: cx23885 based dvb card
>>>> tda10048_readreg: readreg error (ret == -5)
>>>> cx23885[0]: frontend initialization failed
>>>> cx23885_dvb_register() dvb_register failed err = -1
>>>> cx23885_dev_setup() Failed to register dvb on VID_C
>>>> cx23885_dev_checkrevision() New hardware revision found 0x0
>>>> cx23885_dev_checkrevision() Hardware revision unknown 0x0
>>>> cx23885[0]/0: found at 0000:02:00.0, rev: 2, irq: 24, latency: 0, 
>>>> mmio:
>>>> 0xfe800000
>>>
>>> This looks bad, it looks like i2c is broken badly, so that the 
>>> eeprom isn't detected and the demodulator isn't found during attach. 
>>> This is the reason why your missing /dev/dvb/adapterX/
>>>
>>> No idea why. Try loading the cx23885 with debug=5 and report any log 
>>> messages here - on this mailing list.
>> here ist the debug=5 output
>>
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_dev_setup() Memory configured for PCIe bridge 
>> type 885
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_init_tsport(portno=2)
>> CORE cx23885[0]: subsystem: 0070:8101, board: Hauppauge WinTV-HVR1700 
>> [card=8,autodetected]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_pci_quirks()
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_dev_setup() tuner_type = 0x0 tuner_addr = 0x0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_dev_setup() radio_type = 0x0 radio_addr = 0x0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_reset()
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Configuring channel [VID A]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x000107b0 <- 0x00000040
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x000107c0 <- 0x00000b80
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x000107d0 <- 0x000016c0
>> cx23885[0]/0: [bridge 885] sram setup VID A: bpl=2880 lines=3
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Erasing channel [ch2]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Configuring channel [TS1 B]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x00010400 <- 0x00005000
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x00010410 <- 0x000052f0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x00010420 <- 0x000055e0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x00010430 <- 0x000058d0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x00010440 <- 0x00005bc0
>> cx23885[0]/0: [bridge 885] sram setup TS1 B: bpl=752 lines=5
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Erasing channel [ch4]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Erasing channel [ch5]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Configuring channel [TS2 C]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x000108d0 <- 0x00006000
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x000108e0 <- 0x000062f0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x000108f0 <- 0x000065e0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x00010900 <- 0x000068d0
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() 0x00010910 <- 0x00006bc0
>> cx23885[0]/0: [bridge 885] sram setup TS2 C: bpl=752 lines=5
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Erasing channel [ch7]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Erasing channel [ch8]
>> cx23885[0]/0: cx23885_sram_channel_setup() Erasing channel [ch9]
>> cx23885[0]: i2c bus 0 registered
>> cx23885[0]: i2c bus 1 registered
>> cx23885[0]: i2c bus 2 registered
>
> Everything looks fine up to this point, then i2c looks bad.
>
> Can you try again with modprobe cx23885 i2c_scan=1 and post the output 
> again? (Output will be large - feel free to use pastebin.com and post 
> the URL here).

hmm, output doesn't change with it. here is a lsmod plus a complete 
dmesg, is some module missing?

http://pastebin.com/f4f9b58ed

>
> Regards,
>
> Steve
>




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