[linux-dvb] modprobing causes double the devices to be created
alan at chandlerfamily.org.uk
Thu Sep 14 21:16:07 CEST 2006
On Thursday 14 September 2006 14:44, Mark Howells wrote:
> Hi Alan,
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org
> > [mailto:linux-dvb-bounces at linuxtv.org] On Behalf Of Alan Chandler
> > After installing the recompiled module, I then modprobed them
> > back in the reverse order, checking for the existance of
> > /dev/dvb after each step.
> > Nothing appeared until I modprobed dvb-usb-dtt200u at which
> > point, with two sticks connected I get FOUR /dev/dvb/adapterN
> > directores. The devices in each of these directories ALL
> > have different minor id numbers.
> I can't precisely understand why you get the additional devices but I'm
> wondering if it's to do with the way you're modprobing the drivers. Try the
> following steps
> 1. rmmod all the modules.
> 2. remake the modules and run 'make modules_install'
> 3. run depmod
> 4. run modprobe dvb-usb-dtt200u
Actually, I effectively did this too, and it still gives additional adapters
If I reboot the machine, I end up with only two devices.
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