[linux-dvb] Post:/dev directory not populated while trying to use a Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity USB TV tuner

CityK cityk at rogers.com
Sun Jan 11 22:20:11 CET 2009

Pierre-Jean BELIN wrote:
> Hello
> I am trying to use a TerraTec Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity USB key to
> broadcast video on my private network.
> I have followed tutorials from www.linuxtv.org but impossible to start
> the device.
> The key works correctly on Vista, so I am sure that the device is not
> out of order.
> My OS is a Fedora Sulfur ; kernel version :; my box is a 64bits
> 1) I describe hereunder all the steps I followed to (unsuccessfully)
> start the key.
> Everything is based on www.linuxtv.org tutos.
> a) Installation of Mercurial and download of all the sources to
> compile the modules.
> b) As mentioned in the description of the key
> (http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/TerraTec_Cinergy_DT_USB_XS_Diversity#Firmware)
> my device id is 0081 instead of 005a. Thus, I have modified (only
> replace 005a by 0081) the file
> linux/drivers/media/dvb/dvb-usb/dvb-usb-ids.h to take into account
> this change.
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It requires a little bit more more changes to the source code. See
Nicolas' patch, which he resubmitted (and hopefully gets picked up this
time) a few hours after your message:

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