[linux-dvb] Re: Twinhan 1025

Markus Rechberger mrechberger at gmail.com
Sun Apr 15 01:15:43 CEST 2007


On 4/14/07, Manu Abraham <abraham.manu at gmail.com> wrote:
> Markus Rechberger wrote:
> > On 4/14/07, Manu Abraham <abraham.manu at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> stefan.haubenthal at web.de wrote:
> >> > Thank you so far ... but my EEPROM is completly empty and not writeable
> >> :-(
> >>
> >> The EEPROM is writeable on the older cards and that's why the subsystem
> >> information goes fscked up. On the newer cards this doesn't happen
> >> (protected EEPROM's).
> >>
> >> The issue is because of I2C probes by bttv AFAIK, which i have pointed
> >> out many times. Trying to fix issues like this has caused much of flames.
> >>
> >> It is time that the users take matters into their hands and slapping the
> >> pig headed politicians whoever it is.
> >>
> >
> > can you point out to some relevant discussions? (I'm just curious, I
> > don't know anything about this issue)
>
> All discussions are available publicly on the relevant ML's
>

could you point me to a subject that deals with that issue?
I don't see the point why something should get denied if it doesn't
break something else and fixes a problem.

beside that the same happened with one of my devices with a hauppauge
driver in windows around a year ago..

Markus



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