[linux-dvb] Re: [PATCH] bttv freeze fix for kernels > 2.6.10-rc2
manu at kromtek.com
Sun Apr 3 23:57:54 CEST 2005
Gerd Knorr wrote:
>>If people can test this patch out, and let know whether it works for
>>them as well without hitches, Then the patch could go in, such that the
>>2.6.12 has a bttv module that does not freeze the entire system.
> The patch seems to simply bypass the bttv_init_card2() call for the
> twinhan. Any chance to figure where exactly it dies? Maybe the
> bttv_audio_reset() call?
I don't have much of an insight into the bttv module, but anyway i am
digging into it to find the exact cause..
> In any way a much simplier approach would be to just add
> if (bttv_tvcards[btv->c.type].no_video)
> to a sensible place in bttv_init_card2(), just before the pll config
> should work ok.
I will check it up again and if it does not go any further, i will try
Will let know the results soon ..
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