[linux-dvb] How to compile the firmware into the driver?
Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Dec 4 16:24:32 CET 2005
Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 04, 2005, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>>I have downloaded the latest driver snapshot from
>>and the latest firmware from
>>and expanded the driver source into
>>What is the simplest method to build this driver and have
>>it compile the firmware into it?
>>I tried writing
> We agreed to drop support for this during the merge of the trees
> (there was some build problem, can't remember what it was,
> but I thought no one uses this anyway so let's drop it).
> Any reason why you don't want to use CONFIG_FW_LOADER and
> let the udev or hotplug scripts do the work?
Because I want to have a directory for a given driver version
that contains _everything_ that belongs to that driver, including
When I test a new driver I set up a new directory for it, and if
it gives me any trouble I can quickly and easily switch back to
the working version.
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