[linux-dvb] [PATCH] Add support for the Gigabyte R8000-HT USB DVB-T adapter

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Fri Aug 29 13:58:21 CEST 2008


You can find it here:

http://www.wi-bw.tfh-wildau.de/~pboettch/home/files/

5878ebfcba2d8deb90b9120eb89b02da  dvb-usb-dib0700-1.10.fw

Patrick.


On Fri, 29 Aug 2008, Finn Thain wrote:

>
>
> On Fri, 29 Aug 2008, Patrick Boettcher wrote:
>
>> Hi Finn,
>>
>> Some comments below:
>>
>> On Fri, 29 Aug 2008, Finn Thain wrote:
>>>  .caps              = DVB_USB_IS_AN_I2C_ADAPTER, \
>>>  .usb_ctrl          = DEVICE_SPECIFIC, \
>>> -	.firmware          = "dvb-usb-dib0700-1.10.fw", \
>>> +	.firmware          = "dvb-usb-dib0700-03-pre1.fw", \
>>>  .download_firmware = dib0700_download_firmware, \
>>
>> Why that? Have you tried the hardware with the dvb-usb-dib0700-1.10.fw?
>> Does it not work?
>
> Not sure. My test with that firmware was inconclusive, and then I found
> Ilia's post, which implied that it wouldn't work anyway. I need to test it
> again now that everything else works.
>
>> Changing it at this place in the code is affect _all_ devices - this is
>> not acceptable.
>>
>> Please try the 1.10 firmware and send a new patch in case it is working.
>
> There are a some links to that file in google. But renaming firmware files
> seems to be common.
>
> Can you send me a firmware file to test, or the md5sum of the accepted
> firmware? The linux/Documentation/dvb/get_dvb_firmware yields a file
> called dvb-dibusb-5.0.0.11.fw but I guess that's not it.
>
> Thanks,
> Finn
>
>
>
>>
>> Patrick.
>>
>>
>




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