[linux-dvb] How to get a PCTV Sat HDTC Pro USB (452e) running?

Michael Schöller michael.schoeller at schoeller-soft.net
Fri Jun 6 20:18:46 CEST 2008


Well thats exactly what I did.
And scan gives me that error. Any other ideas what the reason for the 
error could be?

Faruk A schrieb:
> I'm glad it worked out for you. The dvb-apps scan never worked with multiproto
> there is another version for multiproto you can download it from here.
> http://jusst.de/manu/scan.tar.bz2
>
> rename the original scan dir to scan_orig and extract the new one next to it
> and apply the API 3.3 patch and it should work.
>
> tip: you don't have to compile the whole dvb-apps, you can change
> dir to like szap and run "make" it should only compile szap.
>
> Faruk
>
>
> 2008/6/6 Michael Schöller <michael.schoeller at schoeller-soft.net>:
>   
>> Well that worked! I was able to compile the drivers. :)
>>
>> And the bad news. I wasn't able to compile dvb-apps. Or to be more specific
>> I followed the instructions for patching dvb-apps to work with multiproto. (
>>
>> http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2008-April/025222.html)
>>
>> As I understand the instructions I copied the source code of scan to the
>> dvb-apps/util/scan directory and applied the patch on it. After a little
>> extra change for the includes (changed them to point to the ones of
>> multiproto). I was able to compile the hole stuff without errors. However
>> scan always gives me an DVBFE_SET_PARAMS ioctl fail with "Invalid argument".
>> After some time I give up on and tried to patch szap. Well szap seems to be
>> a wrong version since even used structures in the source code has different
>> names than the ones in the patch file. I got dvb-apps with hg from
>> linuxtv.org.
>>
>> I'm really down now my hope to get this damn thing running before the first
>> EM match is now not present. Good by HDTV quality games hello PAL...
>>
>> *schniff*
>>
>>
>>
>> Faruk A schrieb:
>>
>> Hi Michael!
>>
>> I was having the same problem too, this is what i did.
>> All i need is pctv 452e drivers and don't care for the rest.
>> you can do this in couples of ways.. first you can run "make menuconfig"
>> and unselect whatever drivers thats troubling you.
>> I did that but after cx25840-core there is another one after that another
>> drivers.... then i did  the ugly way works 100%
>>
>> cd to multiproto/linux/drivers/media/video
>> and rename the Makefile to like Makefile_
>> after this i won't compile any analog drivers and it will compile dvb
>> and radio drivers.
>> if you don't what radio too do the same thing to radio dir.
>>
>> Faruk
>>
>>
>> 2008/6/6 Michael Schöller <michael.schoeller at schoeller-soft.net>:
>>
>>
>> Well fine thanks,
>>
>> I already have applied the patches and tried to compile multiproto...
>> Well it now gives me an compile error
>> --------------
>> In file included from /usr/src/multiproto/v4l/cx25840-core.c:42:
>> /usr/src/multiproto/v4l/../linux/include/media/v4l2-i2c-drv-legacy.h: In
>> function 'v4l2_i2c_drv_init':
>> /usr/src/multiproto/v4l/../linux/include/media/v4l2-i2c-drv-legacy.h:197:
>> warning: assignment from incompatible pointer type
>> /usr/src/multiproto/v4l/cx25840-core.c: At top level:
>> /usr/src/multiproto/v4l/cx25840-core.c:71: error: conflicting type
>> qualifiers for 'addr_data'
>> /usr/src/multiproto/v4l/../linux/include/media/v4l2-i2c-drv-legacy.h:41:
>> error: previous declaration of 'addr_data' was here
>> make[3]: *** [/usr/src/multiproto/v4l/cx25840-core.o] Error 1
>> make[2]: *** [_module_/usr/src/multiproto/v4l] Error 2
>> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/ps3-linux'
>> make[1]: *** [default] Fehler 2
>> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/multiproto/v4l'
>> make: *** [all] Fehler 2
>> --------------
>> That does not look like an simple changed function/code error.
>>
>> Michael
>>
>>
>> Dominik Kuhlen schrieb:
>>
>> Hi,
>> On Thursday 05 June 2008, Jens Krehbiel-Gräther wrote:
>>
>>
>> Hi Michael!
>>
>> Because of the several patches needed to add support for the
>> pctv_452e/tt_s2_3600/tt_s2_3650_ci I made a new diff on todays hg tree
>> with all the patches applied (I think all the patches were posted by
>> Dominik Kuhlen??).
>> I will try to update the wiki in the next days.
>>
>> Couldn't these patches be inserted into hg-tree (Manu??). The device
>> works with them (i am using it a few months now).
>>
>> I applied ONE patch wich includes all the patches listed here:
>> patch_multiproto_pctv452e_tts23600.diff
>> patch_multiproto_dvbs2_frequency.diff
>> patch_fix_tts2_keymap.diff
>> patch_add_tt_s2_3650_ci.diff
>> patch_add_tt_s2_3600_rc_keymap.diff
>>
>>
>>
>> -----snip----
>> I had just a brief look at the patch and it seems that pctv452e.c and
>> lnb22.* are missing
>> afaik hg diff  does not include added files if not specified explicitly.
>>
>>
>> Dominik
>>
>>
>>
>>
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