[linux-dvb] Separate modules for for misc. device parts in dvb-kernel/linux?

Patrick Boettcher patrick.boettcher at desy.de
Mon Jul 11 21:23:09 CEST 2005


On Mon, 11 Jul 2005, Johannes Stezenbach wrote:

> Patrick Boettcher wrote:
>> what would be a correct place to put miscellaneous modules such as complex
>> tuners (e.g mt2060, if it will ever exist) or LNB control ICs (e.g
>> LNBP21).
>>
>> I wouldn't want to put it into frontends/ as they are no frontends.
>>
>> I'm asking because I need the LNBP21-functions for yet another
>> (USB-)device and would therefore put it into a separate module instead of
>> putting it into the USB-driver.
>>
>> As the LNBP21 is controlled via i2c I would write it like a
>> frontend-driver (with a config-struct and an attach-function).
>>
>> Does someone already thought about such an issue? If so, please share
>> your results.
>
> I would put it in frontends/, like dvb-pll.

OK, what about a subdir in frontends? Like frontends/misc/?

Patrick.

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