[linux-dvb] Freecom DVB-T USB Stick, Suse 10.0 OSS

Deri James deri at chuzzlewit.demon.co.uk
Sun Apr 2 14:25:40 CEST 2006

On Friday 31 Mar 2006 17:24, Stephen Denham wrote:
> I've recently bought a Freecom DVB-T USB Stick. It works fine in
> Windows, but on the same PC (Samsung V25 portable, 2.4 P4, 512Mb ram)
> with Suse 10.0 OSS it does not seem to be recognised...
> Ie. It doesn't seem to recognise the device as dvb-usb. The LED on the
> USB stick remains off.
> My /lib/firmware has dvb-usb-wt220u-01.fw (I've also tried
> dvb-usb-wt220u-zl0353-01.fw).

Yes, you need dvb-usb-wt220u-zl0353-01.fw,

> The device does not appear if I do a "cat /proc/bus/usb/devices"
> Any ideas? From what I can make out from hours of googling these devices
> should work OK.

and you also need the current v4l source from hg 
(try <http://linuxtv.org/hg/v4l-dvb>)

> Thanks,
> Stephen.


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