[linux-dvb] Nova-T (909) Signal lock but no data on cold boot

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Fri Nov 4 02:33:59 CET 2005

Stephen Williams wrote:
> On a cold boot (seems to happen if the computer has been switched off
> for more than a few hours) my Nova-T will tune, report a signal lock
> (via tzap) but never returns any data. Following a reboot everything
> works fine.
> This is a recurring problem i've had with the Nova-T. It went away
> when using the tip of the linux_2_4 branch of CVS but has returned
> following an upgrade to kernel 2.6.8.
> Any thoughts on what might be wrong, or how I can debug this would be
> greatly appreciated.

First of all you should update to a recent kernel, e.g. 2.6.14.
There have been lots of bug fixes after 2.6.8.

If this does not help we need more information.
Please post the output of 'lspci -vn' for the card.


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