PCTV 520e on Linux

2011-10-13 Thread Claus Olesen
I'm looking for a USB stick for DVB-C on Linux, have good experience with the PCTV nanoStick T2 290e for DVB-T on Linux (except for the replug issue) http://www.pctvsystems.com/Products/ProductsEuropeAsia/Digitalproducts/PCTVnanoStickT2/tabid/248/language/en-GB/Default.aspx and wonder if anyone 

290e locking issue

2012-01-25 Thread Claus Olesen
just got 3.2.1-3.fc16.i686.PAE the issue that the driver had to be removed for the 290e to work after a replug is gone. the issue that a usb mem stick cannot be mounted while the 290e is plugged in still lingers. one workaround is to unplug the 290e and wait a little (no need to also remove the

Re: 290e locking issue

2012-01-26 Thread Claus Olesen
6:0:0:0: [sdc] CDB: Read(10): 28 00 00 00 20 00 00 00 01 00 [ 478.342528] end_request: I/O error, dev sdc, sector 8192 [ 478.342545] FAT-fs (sdc1): unable to read boot sector On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 10:07 AM, Antti Palosaari cr...@iki.fi wrote: On 01/26/2012 12:16 AM, Claus Olesen wrote

Re: 290e locking issue

2012-01-26 Thread Claus Olesen
: [sdc] CDB: Read(10): 28 00 00 00 20 00 00 00 01 00 [  314.481467] end_request: I/O error, dev sdc, sector 8192 [  314.481485] FAT-fs (sdc1): unable to read boot sector On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 12:58 PM, Antti Palosaari cr...@iki.fi wrote: On 01/26/2012 01:46 PM, Claus Olesen wrote: the dmesg

Re: 290e locking issue

2012-01-26 Thread Claus Olesen
, type vfat), uses genfs_contexts On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 7:16 PM, Antti Palosaari cr...@iki.fi wrote: On 01/26/2012 07:09 PM, Claus Olesen wrote: the behavior with the latest media_build.git is the same as that which was with fedora stock. After all I am almost 100% sure it is em28xx (USB

dvb-c usb device for linux

2012-03-11 Thread Claus Olesen
Some time ago I asked if anyone knew of plans to add Linux support for the PcTvSystems 520e http://www.mail-archive.com/linux-media@vger.kernel.org/msg38055.html I haven't yet gotten a dvb-c device and it was suggested that I look into other models which I just did using google with the attached

Re: dvb-c usb device for linux

2012-03-12 Thread Claus Olesen
11, 2012 at 2:27 PM, Rémi Denis-Courmont r...@remlab.net wrote: Le dimanche 11 mars 2012 15:08:25 Claus Olesen, vous avez écrit : PS. If linux supported the 290e for dvb-c as supported by its chipset CXD2820 as also used by the ET T2C for dvb-c then it would be my choice. The Linux driver does

Re: cxd2820r: i2c wr failed (PCTV Nanostick 290e)

2012-03-15 Thread Claus Olesen
I have two 290e's - one for dvb-c and one for dvb-t - on the same computer running F16, Kaffeine and latest media files and I see lots of lines in /var/log/messages like this cxd2820r: i2c wr failed ret:-110 reg:db len:1 and fewer like this tda18271_write_regs: [16-0060|M] ERROR: idx = 0x3, len

build errors in radio subsystem

2012-03-19 Thread Claus Olesen
I just got a kernel update that doesn't work for my PCTV 290e's so I pulled and build the media_build tree and got the below errors which I also got a week ago when I did the same after the previous kernel update and I'm just reporting this without knowing how often errors are fixed or for help if

Re: dvb-c usb device for linux

2012-03-26 Thread Claus Olesen
Just a remark for anyone else interested with a hybrid device that there now is a specific utility dvb-fe-tool as I discovered to be part of the next release of the v4l-utils package to set the delivery system type fx dvb-c or dvb-t. I'm having it called from /etc/rc.d/rc.local to have the type

PCTV 290e and 520e

2011-11-15 Thread Claus Olesen
PCTV 290e usb stick - locking issue === The locking issue with the 290e is not resolved as of yesterdays auto update to kernel 3.1.1-1.fc16.i686.PAE on Fedora 16. The symptoms are that no usb stick is usable unless the em28xx_dvb module is manually unloaded and the