[linux-dvb] [PATCH] Support for Magic-Pro DMB-TH usb stick
mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Sun Aug 10 20:02:36 CEST 2008
Michael Krufky wrote:
> Timothy Lee wrote:
>> Michael Krufky wrote:
>>> Timothy Lee wrote:
>>>> Attached is a patch against v4l-dvb repository to add support for
>>>> Magic-Pro DMB-TH usb stick. DMB-TH is the HDTV broadcast standard used
>>>> in Hong Kong and China.
>>>> Timothy Lee
>>> In order for your patch to be applied to the kernel, a sign-off is
>>> Please respond to this email with your sign-off, as described here:
>>> e) All patches shall have a Developers Certificate of Origin
>>> Also, what software can people use with your device & driver to tune
>>> to DMB-TH services?
>>> How do users scan for services?
>> Dear Michael,
>> Thanks for your hint on getting the patch accepted. I've now cleaned
>> up the patch to pass checkpatch.pl, and signed it off.
>> I've also attached a second patch against the dvb-apps repository
>> which adds a DMB-TH scan file for Hong Kong. Since the ProHDTV stick
>> contains a DMB-TH decoder (lgs8gl5) onboard, it outputs MPEG-TS to the
>> I've been using mplayer to test the driver. But since I'm using
>> dvb-usb's generic video streaming mechanism, I imagine the driver
>> should be compatible with other DVB software.
> I've applied your patch to my cxusb tree, with slight modifications, in
> order to coincide with another patch to the same code. Please test the
> tree and confirm proper operation before I request a merge into the
> master branch.
> I'll push the Hong Kong scan file to dvb-apps after this tree is merged
> into the master branch.
> If you have any additional fixes / changes to make before this is merged
> into master, please generate them against this cxusb tree.
I also have a question--
If the device is called, "Magic-Pro DMB-TH usb stick" then I think that we
should change its name from "Conexant DMB-TH Stick" to "Magic-Pro DMB-TH usb stick"
Which is the correct name?
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