[linux-dvb] Compro VideoMate DVB-T300 auto detect problem - suggested code fix

Hartmut Hackmann hartmut.hackmann at t-online.de
Mon Mar 13 23:56:29 CET 2006

Hi, James

James Lawrence wrote:
> Hi,
> I have two Compro VideoMate DVB-T300 cards installed in my computer. The 
> saa7134 drivers do not recognize them correctly. I have had to make code 
> modifications to get the drivers to recognize them, as shown below.  Has 
> anyone else experienced this?
> If you look closely, you will see that the PCI ID of both cards is 
> identical: 1850:0000. This is odd - Compro's subvendor ID is 185B not 
> 1850 and 0000 is a strange subdevice ID.
> My computer configuration is:
> Gigabyte GA-K8NSC-939 motherboard with NFORCE3 chipset
> Gentoo Linux with 2.6.15r5 kernel
>  - I got the same result previously when trying with 64 bit SuSE OSS 
> 10.0 with a 2.6.13 kernel and drivers compiled from the v4l-dvb repository.
Funny that nobody replied...
I put your patch to my personal repository and will ask Mauro to pull soon.
I can't do much on the remote control issue - due to lack of hardware.

Best regards

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