[linux-dvb] Re: Unbranded USB DVB device afatech af9005

Luca Olivetti luca at ventoso.org
Sat Nov 25 19:16:27 CET 2006


En/na Manu Abraham ha escrit:

>>> Have complete info over here,
>>
>> I thought that was not the case, since the only reference I found on
>> this device is in the message I replied to, which states that "the
>> vendor has no interest in linux".
>> That's why I contacted them, to discover that it simply is not true.
> 
> :-)
> 
> I didn't say anything because it needed me to create a working driver,
> which i haven't done at that point of time, eventhough i saw the
> discussion on the same flying past (ie, not started working on it)

So it would have been better if I kept my mouth shut :-D

> Was working with some other devices as well, so did not want to spend
> much time with the 9005.
> Go ahead, It 's not very hard to write a good driver, having patience is
> the key to it. Best of luck on your stab at the first DVB driver

Just a (first ;-) question (since you have seen the documentation): do 
you see this device as fitting the current dvb-usb infrastructure?
e.g. I see there's no firmware file as such but it is "embedded" in 
firmware.h.

Bye
-- 
Luca



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