fxtv / bktr / dynalink tv magic

Simon Dick simond at irrelevant.org
Mon Mar 18 15:05:49 GMT 2002

> Could someone please help with this installation problem.
> I have a 686 466Mhz which I want to use for the following card (it's
> the  fastest pc that I have).
> FreeBSD 4.4 stable (all up to date)
> Dynalink / TV Magik/PCI.
> I installed fxtv from the ports.
> I've then changed my kernelconf file with the following:
> (some info is from LINT)
> 1.    added device bktr
> 2.    when no success added:  device smbus, iicbus and iicb
>      (maybe not necessary)
> 3.    then I found /usr/src/sys/dev/bktr/bktr_card.h and from the info
> there I put in:
>      options  BKTR_OVERRIDE_CARD=14 (nr correct for the card)
> I also wanted to override the _TUNER but don't know which type it
> should be  set to.
> Anyway I still have no success.
> Result: dmesg ¦ grep "bktr"
> bktr0: <BrookTree 848A> at device 13.0 on pci0
> bktr0: could not map memory
> device_probe_and_attach: bktr0 attach returned 6
> at command line:
> # fxtv
> # open ("/dev/bktr0") failed: Device not configured
> I also read something about needing a VoxWare driver? but I don't think
>  thats the main problem now, it will be necessary (I think) so that I
> can  take the sound directly from the spkrout plug on the tv card.
> My sound is on board and also does not work yet: (with or without
> PNPBIOS) The only setting I have is device pcm at the moment.
> pcm0: <CMedia CMI8738> at device 5.0 on PCI0
> pcm0: cmi_attach: Cannot allocate bus resource
> device_probe_and_attach: pcm0 attach returned 6
> ? does anyone know what the 6 refers to?.

Not sure, but my first suggestion would be to make sure that you have PnP
OS Installed BIOS option set to No, this tends to cause those sort of

Simon Dick

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