[linux-dvb] DVB-S, TT S-1500, Hardware issue?

manu eallaud at yahoo.fr
Fri Jan 19 00:14:52 CET 2007

Le 18.01.2007 19:09:30, manu a écrit :
> 	Hi all,
> I am trying since a while to make this card work. Each and every scan  
> was unsuccesfull, so after a few more tests with a working dish (a  
> buddy of mine with a working set top box), I have come to the  
> conclusion that my card might be broken (arghh it is new, but well).  
> So I moved it to the second slot of my mATX mobo and now the story  
> has slightly changed: the frontend is failing to load, and the debug  
> message from stv0299.c is "readreg error (reg == 0x00, ret == -121)"  
> whichi seems to say something about a bad i2c transfer. And now no  
> more frontend0 dev file. So what does this mean? I mean in the other  
> slot the card had a frontend driver loaded!
> Could someone tell me what I can do now to further debug or is it  
> just broken and I should use the guarantee?
> Thx
> Bye
> Manu

Forgot to mention that I also have a message about a nonpresent eprom  
and the card is the ci version, and the mobo is quite old (P III type)
if that makes any difference.


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