[linux-dvb] udev creating device nodes too slow

Chris Warren dvb at ixalon.net
Tue Jun 21 15:03:36 CEST 2005


 > -----Original Message-----
> From: linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org 
> [mailto:linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org] On Behalf Of Peter Beutner
>
[snip]
>
> My dec2000t box needs ~10s to do that, for example.
> Whats the problem with
> modprobe ...
> sleep 9
> start vdr ?
> 
What I do is start a script in the background (with &) which contains:

modprobe ...
until [ -e /dev/dvb/whatever ]; do
   sleep 1
done
start vdr







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