[linux-dvb] Help with DVBT USB Tuner

Anubis Ra raanubis at gmail.com
Tue Jan 22 21:55:58 CET 2008


I found the Datasheet for the Intel CE6230 which is what WaterVision is
using for the USB DVBT Card. What does it entail to build a driver in linux?
Is there some form of guide for DVBT drivers I could follow  to build it?

Thanks for your help....

On 22/01/2008, Albert Comerma <albert.comerma at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> If I'm correct I think that this chip is not supported at all for any
> current driver development, so, unless you get information from the
> manufacturer and you try to build the driver, it will not be supported soon.
>
> 2008/1/22, Anubis Ra <raanubis at gmail.com>:
> >
> > I opened it up and managed to removed the resin from the top of the IC.
> > The IC is a WJCE6230.
> >
> > The link to the manufacturer website is
> >
> > http://www.rfe.com.cn/doce/6230.htm
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On 21/01/2008, Albert Comerma <albert.comerma at gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > The first you should do; break it, void your warranty and make a nice
> > > pic of what's inside. Only knowing the chips it uses it's possible to make a
> > > driver. If you are lucky perhaps it has some screws... and in the luckiest
> > > case, perhaps the chips are already supported, so the driver could be easy.
> > >
> > > Albert
> > >
> > > 2008/1/21, Anubis Ra <raanubis at gmail.com>:
> > > >
> > > >  Hi All,
> > > >
> > > > I just acquired a new DVBT USB tuner to which I can't find the
> > > > correct firmware.
> > > >
> > > > Installing the Driver on a Windows Machine I could find the
> > > > manufacturer WaterVision (http://www.waterv.com) and deduced that
> > > > this device is a WV-TRF-B3.
> > > >
> > > > lsusb reports
> > > >
> > > > Bus 002 Device 010: ID 8086:9501 Intel Corp.
> > > >
> > > > but a an dmesg | tail returns
> > > >
> > > > [113263.765840] usb 2-2: new full speed USB device using uhci_hcd
> > > > and address 10
> > > > [113264.006780] usb 2-2: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
> > > >
> > > > I tried searching about this device hours on end but could not find
> > > > anything related to this USB DVBT Device.
> > > >
> > > > Could anyone help me to identify the firmware / modules required to
> > > > install this device?
> > > >
> > > > Thanks
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
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