[linux-dvb] Artec T1 USB1.1 TVBOX with AN2235 (misdesigned) Firmware loading

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Sat Dec 31 17:16:04 CET 2005

On Sat, 31 Dec 2005, Mick Hollingworth wrote:

> I have a Artec T1 which I was using successfully with the vanila 
> kernel and firmware
> dvb-dibusb-an2235-01.fw. I had to rename the firmware to 1.fw and this was 
> put in /usr/lib/hotplug/firmware. But I wasn`t able to scan all channels so I 
> decided to wait awhile and get a new kernel ( Hoping that bugs would be fixed 
> in that time ).
> But now I am having problems with loading the firmware. dmesg reports :
> usb 3-1: USB disconnect, address 3
> usb 3-1: new full speed USB device using ohci_hcd and address 4
> usbtest 3-1:1.0: EZ-USB device
> usbtest 3-1:1.0: full speed {control bulk-in bulk-out} tests (+alt)

Because of the misdesigned EEprom of the Artec, the usbtest-module claims 
the device. Remove that from /lib/modules, run depmod -ae and try again 
(without renaming the firmware).

best regards,

   Mail: patrick.boettcher at desy.de
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