[linux-dvb] DVB part of LifeView FlyDVB-T Duo does not work.

Frank Schaeckermann isjaghy02 at sneakemail.com
Thu Jan 26 02:17:08 CET 2006

Hartmut Hackmann hartmut.hackmann-at-t-online.de |linuxtv| wrote:
> Hi, Frank
> <snip>
>>> You are talking about the mini PCI module Medion sold in an i.e. 17'' 
>>> notebook,
>>> right? Unfortunately, I don't know precisely what is on this module, but
>>> i expect it's different from card 55.
>>> Especially if the board also supports FM Radio, you should have more 
>>> luck with
>>> card 81. Can you please give it a try and report what happens?
>>> 2 Notes:
>>> - You will need a quite recent snapshot to get it up.
>>> - Specifying card and tuner type should not be necessary, just the 
>>> crad type
>>>   should do the trick.
>>> I am very interested in the dmesg output when you try this card.
>>> Good luck
>>>    Hartmut
>> Hartmut,
>> Yes I am talking about the mini OCI version in the multimedia 17" 
>> notebook sold by Medion - through ALDI.
>> I tried card 81 (amongst all others) and still no luck. The following 
>> is the dmesg and dvbscan output for the cards 12, 55, 61 and 81. Let 
>> me know if I can do anything to get you more data to figure this out! 
>> I can run this card under Windows as well - if there is anything i can 
>> gather from there!
>> Thanks, Frank
> Thanks for the information. One minor thing is that you don't need the
> tvaudio module. It causes the tuner not to be detected properly.
> Few days ago, i learned that there is a new "base design" of the card
> manufactor which is not compatible with the philips drivers. looks like
> your board is based on this too. I have access to a cardbus version.
> I need to find out what causes the incompatibility. I will start working
> on this soon.
> Best regards
>    Hartmut

did you make any progress with this card? Is there anything I can do to help?


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