[linux-dvb] ves1820 FEC off? have problems with cable provider, fec register adress and values pls, somebody?

Robert Schlabbach robert_s at gmx.net
Sun Jul 24 06:51:50 CEST 2005

From: "thomas schorpp" <t.schorpp at gmx.de>
> why this:
> p->u.qam.fec_inner = FEC_NONE;

DVB-Cable has no _inner_ FEC. The outer FEC is Reed-Solomon 204/188.

> and this: for userspace apps?
> .caps = ... FE_CAN_FEC_AUTO ???

Since there is exactly one FEC method available for DVB-Cable, it can
easily be autodetected (i.e. not at all, since the method is always

> its turn off, isnt it? and no functions for setting it,

No need to set anything.

> but theres some correction:
> status 1f | signal ffff | snr e1e1 | ber 000315d8 | unc 00000000 |

Yeah, the Reed-Solomon FEC is working.

> so its on? or is this a pre-stage error correction.

Yep. Everything is working right. So what is your issue?

Robert Schlabbach
e-mail: robert_s at gmx.net
Berlin, Germany

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