[linux-dvb] Five dvb cards linux 2.6.11 + UDEV 053

Johannes Stezenbach js at linuxtv.org
Wed Mar 9 17:41:26 CET 2005

On Tue, Mar 08, 2005 at 03:20:55AM +0100, gnu-braice wrote:
> Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> >Hm, I was wrong on this one. 2.6.11 should support up to six cards.
> >If not, something is broken...
> I'll try with another kind or cards
> I've tried the CVS version but it didn't compile
> Where can I found the right nodes number in order to try to forcr them 
> to good values?

We use 64 minor numbers per card. The new code in dvbdev.c should
allocate minor numbers > 255 for the 5th and 6th card, but it
maybe it doesn't. I don't have enough hardware to test, and
currently don't have the time to do a simulation.


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