[linux-dvb] Problems with Pinnacle PCTV Sat

Ferdinand Grassmann ferdinand at grassmann.info
Tue Dec 13 06:14:51 CET 2005

On 13.12.2005 00:02, Edgar Toernig wrote:
> Ferdinand Grassmann wrote:
>>The more recent drivers from the 
>>CVS tree do not work properly with the Pinnacle PCTV Sat, that worked 
>>flawlessly before. When the (old) driver loads, you can hear some 
>>clicking noises mad by some relay on the card. That sound is missing 
>>with the new version, and the card is not able to tune correctly to any 
> Some weeks ago a posted a patch for the Pinnacle PCTV Sat driver
> which changed the (broken) relay[1] handling code - it wasn't possible
> to use the video-in connector and the DVB receiver at the same time.
> [1] The relay switches the IF-in signal either to the IF-out connector
> (off state) or the receiver (on-state).
> [2] The change concerning the relay handling is the removal of the two
> lines .gpiomask=0x01 and .audiomux={0,0,0,0,1} in the bttv_tvcards
> array.

As I am not interested in the video in part of the card, I could simply 
add those two lines of code to the bttv.c again and everything will work 
fine? Did I understand you correctly?



Mit freundlichen Grüßen,

Ferdinand Grassmann

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