Problem connecting Sharp VL-PD3A Digital Video Camera

Hidetoshi Shimokawa simokawa at
Sat Apr 17 23:39:21 PDT 2004

At Wed, 14 Apr 2004 13:35:51 +0200,
Ernst de Haan wrote:
> I'd like to rip Mini-DV tapes from my digital video camera, but I've never 
> done anything like this before. I've got a Firewire card and it's correctly 
> recognized, but when I connect the camera I get the following:
> fwohci0: BUS reset
> fwohci0: node_id=0xc000ffc1, gen=2, CYCLEMASTER mode
> firewire0: 2 nodes, maxhop <= 1, cable IRM = 1 (me)
> firewire0: bus manager 1 (me)
> firewire0: split transaction timeout dst=0xffc0 tl=0x1 state=2
> node0: resp=60 addr=0x400
> fw_xfer_free FWXF_START
> probe failed for 1 node
> fw_rcv: unknown response tcode=6 src=0xffc0 tl=0x1 rt=1 data=0x6e3d0f04
> try ad-hoc work around!!
> no use...
> Any ideas? Can I increase the log level somehow?

The response from your camera is received too late.
Initiate bus reset by 'fwcontorl -r' manually, and see what happens.

Have you already tried 'fwcontrol -R' to receive the iso stream?
I think you can receive iso stream even when the bus probe failed.

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