[linux-dvb] flexcop stops generating interrupts.

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Wed Apr 13 11:01:11 CEST 2005

On Wed, 13 Apr 2005, Q-ha Park wrote:


> b2c2 flexcop chipset doesn't generate interrupts while receiving data
> continuously  appx. for 10 days. I think some people on the list
> already experienced the same problem, but it wasn't obvious where the
> root cause of this. Is anyone after this?

Which drivers/kernel are you using?

> Interrupts are not generated (i.e. INTA is high) although the
> demodulator indicates it's locked (0x1f), the signal is strong and the
> snr is high enough. I tested with 8 skystar2 cards on the same host
> systems at the same time.

8 cards at the same time? I thought the DVB API only supports 6 six cards 
at the same time... must be somehting else.

> They all stopped working after appx. 10 days.

What did you do, to make them work again? Application restart, driver 
reload, machine reboot?


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