[linux-dvb] Pinnacle PCTV 300i (PAL + DVB) working - with errors

Rainer Schubert lintv at dl6hbo.inka.de
Wed Mar 9 09:57:01 CET 2005

On Tue, 8 Mar 2005, Robert Schlabbach wrote:

> You need to upgrade the firmware of your card, look at the Pinnacle website
> for it. From what I understand, there is a small microcontroller for the
> infrared remote sensor on the board, the original firmware of which had a
> bug which caused it to disturb the I2c-bus at some point. When this
> happens, the tuner on the board can no longer be controlled and reception
> is impossible.

Hi Robert and the list,

in fact I did upgrade the firmware for both of my Pinnacle cards to 
version 1.11 (I think) under WinXP before trying to use them with Linux.

Thank you anyway for the tip.

Rainer Schubert - Linux TV User

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