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

James Lawrence james.lawrence at pobox.com
Tue Mar 14 12:38:43 CET 2006

On 14/03/2006, at 9:56 AM, Hartmut Hackmann wrote:

> 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:
>> AMD64 CPU
>> 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.
> <snip>
> 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
>    Hartmut
Thanks, Hartmut.
I'll keep looking (slowly - as time permits) at the remote control  
issue and will post again if I come up with anything sensible.


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