[linux-dvb] [PATCH] Fix the min/max frequencies of some DVB-C frontends

Manu Abraham abraham.manu at gmail.com
Thu Aug 9 04:11:13 CEST 2007


On 8/9/07, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at linuxtv.org> wrote:
> Manu Abraham wrote:
>
> >On 8/9/07, Michael Krufky <mkrufky at linuxtv.org> wrote:
> >
> >
> >>I apologize for my delayed response -- I had to leave town unexpectedly.
> >>
> >>The above is OK with me.  As I understand it, we cannot remove
> >>fe->ops.info.frequency_max|min because it is part of the userspace API.
> >>I wasn't thinking about that fact when I wrote my last email in this
> >>thread.  We should keep this in mind, for whenever the time comes that
> >>we do have to break API compat.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
> >That one (the frontend definition) is still needed. The max/min in the
> >tuner is the one that which is redundant for the moment (It would be
> >needed internally though, for better drivers).
> >
> OK.  In that case, what Oliver has proposed seems completely appropriate.

See the other mail what i wrote, in reply to Oliver:

"Currently, with our status that's the best we can do. Probably, we can
hope to have better drivers in the future."



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