[linux-dvb] [patch/resend] dvb pll library

Gerd Knorr kraxel at bytesex.org
Fri Feb 18 12:20:24 CET 2005

Holger Waechtler <holger at qanu.de> writes:

> On most modern cards (ancient ones like the ves1820 based, more modern
> ones like the TDA10045-based ones, and really new ones like the
> MT352-based Pinnacle 300i) the PLL settings depend on the external
> circuitry and cannot really get shared between different hardware
> designs.

The only thing handled by the pll lib is the calculation of the 4
control bytes, _not_ the actual hardware access, exactly because of
the different hardware designs.

> So there are several people who expressed serious doubths whether a
> PLL library makes sense, please see the mailing list archives for
> details.

Look at the code please, those concerns are addressed IMHO.


#define printk(args...) fprintf(stderr, ## args)

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