[mythtv-users] AirStar HD-5000 with 2.6.20+ kernels
bolek-mythtv at curl.com
Wed Aug 29 20:41:06 UTC 2007
Preston Crow wrote:
> I have an AirStar HD-5000, and I'm having some trouble with newer
> I've read the wiki page (and updated the "User Experiences" section).
> It works great with 126.96.36.199, but I would like to upgrade due to issues
> with unrelated features. Unfortunately, it fails to tune with any newer
> kernel. I've tried several kernels from 2.6.20 through 188.8.131.52, all
> with no luck.
There is a bug in the DVB drivers that prevents HD-5000 from working in
some recent kernels. It is fixed in 2.6.23 and it may be fixed in 184.108.40.206
See http://linuxtv.org/hg/v4l-dvb/rev/0277da58bf56 for the description
and patch that you can apply yourself if you have older kernel.
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