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Old 17th February 2007, 21:00
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Default Kernel 2.6.20 and lifview trio support

I'm trying to get my DVB-S/T card to work which should be possible with the following kernel. But I can't seem to get it to be recognized by the system.

All I get is the analoge part of the card to work no dvb-s or -t shows up?!
I'm having problem identifying the correct parameters to configure (I have selected most of the available ones?!).

From Changelog of 2.6.20


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Author: Nico Sabbi <nsabbi@tiscali.it>
Date: Wed Nov 15 22:06:56 2006 -0300

V4L/DVB (4836): Added support for both DVB frontends of the Lifeview Trio

This card (like some others) supports both, DVB-T and a DVB-S.
The patch adds an insmod option to select the frontend:
use_frontend=0 -> DVB-T
use_frontend=1 -> DVB-S

Signed-off-by: Nico Sabbi <nsabbi@tiscali.it>
Signed-off-by: Hartmut Hackmann <hartmut.hackmann@t-online.de>
Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@infradead.org>

commit 550a9a5e5f8086ae410832f134a5d80b9bd7fdb6
Author: Hartmut Hackmann <hartmut.hackmann@t-online.de>
Date: Wed Nov 15 21:31:54 2006 -0300


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Old 18th February 2007, 20:19
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Did you have to patch the kernel?
Any error messages, when you compiled the kernel? What's the output of
Code:
uname -a
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