[linux-dvb] HVR-4000

Gregoire Favre gregoire.favre at gmail.com
Tue Jan 15 20:13:03 CET 2008


On Tue, Jan 15, 2008 at 01:54:50PM -0500, Steven Toth wrote:
> 
> You might want to cc the maintainer if you expect a response. :)
> 
> The driver was written during 2006 and for various technical reasons 
> could not be fully merged into the kernel. This lead to a major conflict 
> between kernel developers. As a result of a major disagreement I took 
> down my development trees and instructed Mauro not to merge my code with 
> my agreement.
> 
> A few trusted members of the community have taken the previously public 
> tree and patched it and made it available for download, which is well 
> within the license agreement.
> 
> The HVR4000 driver isn't going anywhere soon, it isn't going to be 
> official merged anytime soon. I made myself clear a few months ago 
> during the heated multiproto debate.
> 
> That's where we stand today.

Hello,

first of all an hudge thank to all who worked on this tremendous card!!!

What can be done in order to make thing progress ???

Thank.
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