[linux-dvb] Howto DiSEqC on cx24123 with isl6421 ?

Vadim Catana vcatana at registru.md
Thu Jan 19 10:34:38 CET 2006

Horst J. Wobig wrote:
> Hello,
> I've got a wintv nova-s plus (pci), but the diseqc isn't implemented in
> the driver. I've tried Vadim Catana's patch for cx24123 based cards
> (didn't work for the hauppauge nova-s plus) but on a closer look I
> discovered that lnb control is done by an isl6421. I've looked up
> the specs for the 6421, but this chip seems to handle voltage/tone
> only. The actual DiSEqC message has to be entered via an input pin of
> the 6421.


Could you test the patch I sent to the mailing list today ?
It uses the ISL6421 to send DiSEqC commands. If it doesn't
work, please turn on debuging in the cx24123 module and
send me the logs.

Vadim Catana

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