[linux-dvb] LifeView FlyDVB-T support?

Hartmut Hackmann hartmut.hackmann at t-online.de
Mon Nov 14 23:04:59 CET 2005

Hi, Barry

Barry Scott wrote:
> Hartmut Hackmann wrote:
>> The driver in 2.6.13 does not have the SAA7134 TS bug fixed. If you 
>> say the
>> channel decoder locks but scan doesn't provide the station info, you 
>> might be
>> a "full victim" of this bug.
> Is the TS bug fixed in the 2.6.14-1 kernels? If so I can upgrade to it.
As far as i know, it did not make it into 2.6.14.

>> Please update the drivers (both, v4l.kernel and
>> dvb-kernel) from the CVS at linuxtv.org. You will also find instructions
>> in the wiki.
> The CVS code has lots of problems compiling against a FC4's 2.6.13 
> kernel. Even
> after I knock out all the drivers I don't need I'm left with missing 
> header file:
>  CC [M]  /home/bscott/wc/cvs/v4l-kernel/v4l/saa7134-core.o
> In file included from /home/bscott/wc/cvs/v4l-kernel/v4l/saa7134-core.c:38:
> /home/bscott/wc/cvs/v4l-kernel/v4l/saa7134.h:40:30: error: 
> media/ir-kbd-i2c.h: No such file or directory
> In file included from /home/bscott/wc/cvs/v4l-kernel/v4l/saa7134.h:50,
>                 from /home/bscott/wc/cvs/v4l-kernel/v4l/saa7134-core.c:38:
This is a problem with FC4, there are headers missing. I'd recommend to
upgrade to vanilla 2.6.14 and the upgrade v4l and dvb-kernel from CVS.

>> Nicos hint to set the DVB parameters is right. If you are unsure, set 
>> them
>> to auto.
>> If you are successful, please don't forget to sent a patch.
> Will do, however I might switch to the LifeView DUO.
> BTW I have a patch that adds
> "Elitegroup ECS TVP3XP FM1246 Tuner Card (PAL,FM)"
> against the 2.6.13 kernel source is that acceptable to you?
Just post it to the list. I am quite busy but if nobody else does, i will
integrate it.

Good luck

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