[linux-dvb] Patch for PCTV200e driver solving "NULL pointer dereference"

Trent Piepho xyzzy at speakeasy.org
Sat Jul 14 23:54:14 CEST 2007


On Sat, 14 Jul 2007, Juan Antonio Garcia wrote:
>I have tested the patch below (included at the end) and seems to kill the "NULL
>Pointer dereference" bug when initializing the PCTV200e driver.

does the driver actually work after this patch?  I don't see this driver in
v4l-dvb, but this doesn't look right to me.  If the demod attach fails, it
allocates a fake frontend struct and attaches a tuner anyway?  How's it
supposed to do anything without the demod?



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