[linux-dvb] random "no frontend was attached"

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Thu Jan 8 11:40:33 CET 2009

thomas schorpp schrieb:

>> Randomly, upon machine bootup, it is not detected properly ("no frontend was attached"):
>> usb 1-6: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 4                                                              
>> usb 1-6: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice                                                                               
>> dvb-usb: found a 'LITE-ON USB2.0 DVB-T Tuner' in warm state.                                                                 
>> dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport stream to the software demuxer.                                              
>> DVB: registering new adapter (LITE-ON USB2.0 DVB-T Tuner)                                                                    
>> dvb-usb: no frontend was attached by 'LITE-ON USB2.0 DVB-T Tuner'                                                            
>> input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver as /class/input/input6                                                         
>> dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 150 msecs.                                                                        
>> dvb-usb: LITE-ON USB2.0 DVB-T Tuner successfully initialized and connected.
>> As a result, using DVB is impossible until I plug the device out 
>> and plug it in again.
> Does not work here.

It does not work always for me as well. Sometimes, I have to replug the 
device 2-3-4 times until it's eventually properly detected.
Most of the time, it's not detected initially.

Did it work for you properly with earlier kernels?

Tomasz Chmielewski

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