[linux-dvb] [RFC] Should a DVB frontend report the board name?

Thierry MERLE thierry.merle at free.fr
Fri Feb 9 19:28:26 CET 2007


Hello

I did a last test: kernel 2.6.17.10+latest v4l-dvb tree.
Works flawlessly...
Marc, do you run FC6 and Ubuntu on the same PC ? Maybe a hardware problem...

Thierry

hermann pitton a écrit :
> Hi,
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> Am Mittwoch, den 07.02.2007, 10:07 +0400 schrieb Manu Abraham:
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>> On 2/7/07, hermann pitton <hermann-pitton at arcor.de> wrote:
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>>> Hi!
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>>> and the the cinergyT2 seems not to have a maintainer anymore.
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>> Is it broken or something like that ? unfortunately i don't have any
>> hardware to test the same. If there are some users out there, who can
>> provide feedback on the status, most probably it can be fixed in case
>> it is broken.
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> Marc reported it non functional on Ubuntu 6.10 with its 2.6.17 kernel.
> On FedoraCore6 it worked for him.
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> Thierry from the video4linux usbvision project seems to be the only one
> else on the lists currently with such a device. He confirmed it working
> on vanilla 2.6.17.13 and even tested on vanilla 2.6.17.10, works.
> The current v4l-dvb on this older kernels is not yet tested for it.
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> After it seemed there was also some precompiled module involved, I
> thought we found it. Marc is now back with a clean install of v4l-dvb
> and still doesn't get it to work since three weeks now.
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> I pointed already that we are not always fully compatible with older
> kernels and that compat to distribution kernels is a not guaranteed
> feature anyway. Why he can't use the Ubuntu 2.6.17, I don't know.
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> Marc, add at least "dmesg" for "modprobe -v cinergyT2" or what you can
> find on error messages for it to your new report in the old thread.
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> Cheers,
> Hermann
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