[linux-dvb] re: megasky does it actualy tune then???

Michael Krufky mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Thu Oct 19 22:13:42 CEST 2006

Malcolm Caldwell wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-10-18 at 22:40 +0100, Andrew Waldram wrote:
>> As I couldn't find the post thought I'd better link it here ;-)
>> http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/linux-dvb/2006-October/013572.html
>> shows the error I get when trying to tune
> I get the same errors.  I believe they are due to the frequencies in UK
> and Australian being offset from the centre frequency.  The qt1010.h
> file seems to have been hardcoded that the frequency must be divisible
> by 2000000.

Andrew Waldram wrote:
> > Yet as far as I am able to see once the driver is compiled it will
> > install but is not able to tune (previous post gives details.)
> > 
> > I have seen 2 reports of this on the net and also reported that in this
> > group.
> > 
> > If I have done something daft could you point me in the right direction.
> > 
> > I compiled just from your HG tree. 

The problem is not in the megasky m920x / gl861 driver itself -- rather,
the qt1010 code is not complete.  There are some pending patches on the
linux-dvb list that you should feel welcome to try.  I have not applied
these yet, because I am unsure as to whether or not they are appropriate.


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