[linux-dvb] New Revision of KNC1 DVB-S Plus 1894:0015

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Fri Aug 17 04:20:01 CEST 2007

Johannes Deisenhofer wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a bunch of KNC1 DVB-S Plus Cards, with Subsystem ID 1894:0015.
> There are 'Plus' cards, with Phillips SD1878 Tuner and Analog Inputs.
> (Picture at http://www.vdr-wiki.de/wiki/index.php/Bild:Knc1splusx4.jpg)

Is 'KNC1 DVB-S plus X4' the correct name of this card?
According to your patch the name is 'SUBID_DVBS_TV_STAR_PLUS'.

> Besides the analog input, these seem to be identical to the "TV Star"
> Cards from KNC1. Adding the PCI Ids is easy, but:
> Can anybody advise me how I can find out if my card needs to be added to
> this list of IDs? It's a plus card, after all. Do I need to test with a 
> CA adapter?

Would be nice (if you have a CI/CAM).

> What's different if I set / don't set the GPIO-Pin? 
>  From budget-av.c, line 928:
>          /* additional setup necessary for the PLUS cards */
>          switch (saa->pci->subsystem_device) {
>                  case SUBID_DVBS_KNC1_PLUS:
>                  case SUBID_DVBC_KNC1_PLUS:
>                  case SUBID_DVBT_KNC1_PLUS:
>                  case SUBID_DVBS_TV_STAR_PLUS:
>                  case SUBID_DVBC_EASYWATCH:
>                  case SUBID_DVBC_KNC1_PLUS_MK3:
>                          saa7146_setgpio(saa, 3, SAA7146_GPIO_OUTHI);
>                          break;
>          }

Simply try whether it works without setting GPIO3.
If not, try with GPIO3 set to high.


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