Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 375821
kernel only detects one of two Terratec DVB-C cards
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:09:12 EST
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Description of problem:
I've setup a server to run vdr with two Hauppauge NOVA-T DVB-T and two Terratec DVB-C cards. Both DVB-T cards are detected correctly, but only one of the DVB-C cards is found. I had all 4 cards working fine with F7 fully updated.
The strange thing now ist that even lspci only shows one of the DVB-C cards. I have to use acpi=off and noapic as kernel options on this mainboard as the system otherwise freezes after some time.
I'll attach the output of dmesg and lspci.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. have two DVB-T (Hauppauge NOVA-T) and two DVB-C (Terratec) in the system
Created attachment 254601 [details]
output of dmesg
Created attachment 254611 [details]
output of lspci -vvv
Can you also attach /proc/iomem and /proc/ioports?
Created attachment 256931 [details]
contents of /proc/iomem
Created attachment 256941 [details]
contents of /proc/ioports
Possibly fixed in 18.104.22.168-63, please test.
Nothing changed with 22.214.171.124-63. Still only one DVB-C card is found.
Created attachment 281581 [details]
output of dmesg (kernel-126.96.36.199-63)
Created attachment 281591 [details]
output of lspci -vvv (kernel-188.8.131.52-63)
Created attachment 281601 [details]
contents of /proc/iomem (kernel-184.108.40.206-63)
Created attachment 281611 [details]
contents of /proc/ioports (kernel-220.127.116.11-63)
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The system is now on kernel-18.104.22.168-115.fc8 and the problem is still there.
Only one out of two DVB-C cards is detected properly.
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In the meantime the system has been upgraded to a new mainbaord and F10.
With the stock F10 kernel the problem is still there. Only one of two DVB-C cards is detected.
Now the good news: Since kernel-22.214.171.124-117.fc10.x86_64 both cards are detected correctly. It would be interesting to know what was the cause of the problem.
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