[linux-dvb] Freecom usb dvb-t hang usb id 14aa:0221

Mike Choy mike at acaciaclose.co.uk
Thu Sep 28 18:53:38 CEST 2006

Mark Howells wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org 
>> [mailto:linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org] On Behalf Of Mike Choy
>> Sent: 27 September 2006 22:02
>> To: linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
>> Subject: [linux-dvb] Freecom usb dvb-t hang usb id 14aa:0221
>> Hi Team
>> My Freecom usb dvb-t stick seems to hang the system after 
>> upgrade from suse 10.0 to 10.1 on my main mythtv server on 
>> insertion of the stick. 
> Mike,
> If you scan back though the archives, you'll see that several of us have had
> problems recently with variations of Freecom sticks. I have recently
> upgraded to GCC 4.1 and taken the latest mercurial sources and that seems to
> have stabilised it. My OS is somewhat in pieces at the moment but I can at
> least tune it repeatedly and I don't get error messages like before. I
> wouldn't mind betting that the output of dmesg from your system show lots of
> 'recv bulk' errors... I have added extra debugging to dvb-usb-urb.c expand
> error codes, which you can try if you are getting these 'recv bulk' errors
> Unfortunately I haven't really isolated what affected my system but the next
> step is to try and run it (again) on my NSLU2. 
> Cheers
> Mark
Cheers, cant figure out why my laptop is working and mythserver not, I
have just got another usb tv card from kworld which uses
a different chipset altogether, and guess what, it hangs my server but
not my laptop. Probably something basic with patches to the base os on
the usb side of things....

will do some more comparisons with laptop vs server to try and troubleshoot.

Mike C

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