[linux-dvb] HVR4000 Support

Darron Broad darron at kewl.org
Sun Mar 18 02:25:11 CET 2007

In message <20070317221756.GB23903 at gmail.com>, Gregoire Favre wrote:


please apply the patch here:


and see if diseqc now works for you.

it doesn't work for me, but this may be due to my switch
not supporting messages even though it says it does.

turning burst off on my nokia receiver works, however, that
receiver runs the old and legendary doctor overflow firmware
and it may be lying (apologies dr. if it isn't).

please report success or failure, thanks.


PS. i can't test another switch at this time.

>On Sat, Mar 17, 2007 at 06:05:28PM +0000, Darron Broad wrote:
>> diseqc is not implemented in the driver so whatever tools you use
>> there will be no effect.
>Well, what does `hg log|less` says for you ?
>Here I got :
>changeset:   5416:03afdb635ed2
>tag:         tip
>user:        Steven Toth <stoth at hauppauge.com>
>date:        Fri Mar 16 14:37:06 2007 -0400
>summary:     DiSEqC support via diseqc_send_master_cmd
>But as it don't seems to works here, you shall be right anyway...
>> in my case, i used an external device to send the diseqc command/burst.
>> you can try that, else wait.
>I think you are the only one who can tune to anything with this card,
>but it's a more or less as you use some other hardware to help the
>It would be interesting to see what will happen when you only plug the
>card and try to tune.
>From the mail of "Bob" I can see he also can't tune (which is the
>reason he don't receive anything in mplayer).
>Gr=E9goire FAVRE  http://gregoire.favre.googlepages.com  http://www.gnupg=


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