[linux-dvb] xc3028 tuner development status?

John Donaghy johnfdonaghy at gmail.com
Fri Feb 29 21:42:01 CET 2008


On Sat, Mar 1, 2008 at 2:06 PM, Steven Toth <stoth at linuxtv.org> wrote:
>
>  Correct, it's a rebranded Haupauge HVR1500.
>
>
>  > Unlike the previous poster I'm not getting "frontend initialization
>  > failed" which is promising, but when I run:
>  >
>  > /usr/bin/scan /usr/share/doc/dvb-utils/examples/scan/atsc/us-ATSC-center-frequencies-8VSB
>  >
>  > I get a bunch of "tuning failed" messages like this:
>  >
>  > scanning /usr/share/doc/dvb-utils/examples/scan/atsc/us-ATSC-center-frequencies-8VSB
>  > using '/dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0' and '/dev/dvb/adapter0/demux0'
>  >>>> tune to: 57028615:8VSB
>  > WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>  >>>> tune to: 57028615:8VSB (tuning failed)
>  > WARNING: >>> tuning failed!!!
>  >
>  > Am I missing something (like firmware perhaps) or does it not work
>  > yet? Let me know if there's anything I can do to help get it working.
>
>  Do you have the xc3028 firmware on your system?
>
>  - Steve
>

Thanks for the quick reply. I mast have done something wrong before,
because after I reinstalled the firmware, it worked!

(For the firmware I followed the instructions I found at
http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2008-January/022621.html)

Thanks,

John



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