[linux-dvb] DViCO FusionHDTV5 Express and cx23885 support

Michael Krufky mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Thu Jan 17 02:41:20 CET 2008


Andrew Casper wrote:
> On Jan 16, 2008, at 8:05 PM, Michael Krufky wrote:
>
>> Andrew Casper wrote:
>>> (please excuse the me if this has already been asked and answer, but
>>> I'm new to the list and I did not find an answer in the message
>>> archives)
>>>
>>> I just got a new DViCO FusionHDTV5 Express - primarily based on
>>> reading that it was supported on the wiki. I have downloaded the
>>> latest tree. But when I compile the source, it doesn't make the kernel
>>> modules for cx23885 (which is the module I believe I need). What am I
>>> missing here?
>>>
>>> I'm using Fedora 8 (kernel 2.6.23.9-85).
>>
>> Did you update from an older tree or pull down a fresh clone?
>>
>> It JustWorks (tm) -- if not, maybe some dependency is screwing you
>> up......
>>
>> from the v4l-dvb tree, what does the following show you:
>>
>> grep 23885 v4l/.*config (no, this is NOT a typo)
>>
>>
>> If VIDEO_CX23885 isnt selected, then go select it in menuconfig.
>>
>> You'll find it under the video section, as CX23885 - cx2388x successor.
>>
>> HTH,
>>
>> Mike
>
> Thanks for the speedy reply, Mike.
>
> ergh - VIDEO_CX23885 seems to be selected for build:
>
> # grep 23885 v4l/.*config
> v4l/.config:CONFIG_VIDEO_CX23885=m
> v4l/.myconfig:CONFIG_VIDEO_CX23885                         := m
>
> I'm building from the public cvs that I pulled last night (and check
> for an update today). I had the same problem with a tarball I also
> pulled.

mercurial.   hg.  no cvs.

>
> So how do I determine what dependancy is killing me? This is a pretty
> new build (just installed on Fedora 8 on Saturday) so there isn't too
> much creft.

is there a v4l/cx23885.ko after you build?  did you forget to do 'make
install' (as root) ?

-Mike



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