[linux-dvb] [Fwd: Re: New Hauppauge Board] requires multiproto

Will Tatam will at netmindz.org.uk
Sun Mar 11 18:28:15 CET 2007


Manu Abraham wrote:
> On 3/10/07, Steven Toth <stoth at hauppauge.com> wrote:
>> Will Tatam wrote:
>> > I was directed to http://linuxtv.org/hg/~stoth/multiproto via an
>> > off-list message but this tree is 6 months out of date and does not
>> > compile for me under 2.6.19
>> >
>> > Why was this branch not rolled back into the main trunk ?
>> >
>> >
>> Manu,
>>
>> How are the multiproto patches going? I'm assume they're fairly stable
>> and you're actually working on the stb0899 support. Various HVR4000
>> users testing the multiproto stoth tree are reporting success, except
>> the tree is very old now.
> 
> the API patches are fine now AFAICS.  (did add in some additional
> Physical Layer params as well to the params struct for apps that are
> capable of debugging the same) Uploaded a tarball
> (http://www.kromtek.com/dvb/mp-stb0899.tar.bz2)
> 
> In the dvb_frontend thread, i am looking whether i created a new bug
> or not. Probably you can take a look in there, another set of eyeballs
> surely would be better
> 
>> Do you plan to submit those patches for final review, or mainline
>> merging anytime soon?
> 
> probably i need to port in the changes again, since there were changes
> in the tree after pushing that tarball out
> 
> will need to bump the version also, one up.
> 
> regards,
> manu

I am confused as to what that tarball is as I have just looked and it
appears to add support for the STB0899 but does not havr the support for
the CX24116 which was added in the multiproto branch

> +config DVB_STB0899
> +	tristate "STB0899 based"
> +	depends on DVB_CORE
> +	help
> +	  A DVB-S/S2/DSS Multistandard demodulator. Say Y when you want
> +	  to support this demodulator based frontends
> +
>  config DVB_CX24110
>  	tristate "Conexant CX24110 based"
>  	depends on DVB_CORE
> @@ -46,12 +53,6 @@
>  	help
>  	  A DVB-S tuner module. Say Y when you want to support this frontend.
>  
> -config DVB_CX24116
> -	tristate "Conexant CX24116 based"
> -	depends on DVB_CORE
> -	help
> -	  A DVB-S/S2 tuner module. Say Y when you want to support this frontend.
> -





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