[linux-dvb] Pinnacle 300i, please try this patch

Hartmut Hackmann hartmut.hackmann at t-online.de
Mon Feb 13 23:05:34 CET 2006

Hi, Rainer

Rainer Schubert wrote:
> On Sun, 12 Feb 2006, Hartmut Hackmann wrote:
>> Hi, folks
> Hi Hartmut and the list,
>> I worked a bit on the Pinnacle PCTV 300i and i think i got it
>> fully working now.
> Sadly enough not for me. :-(
>> A remaining problem is that the tda9887.ko module needs to be
>> loaded before tuner.ko. The reason seems to be the tda8290 probing
>> code wich seems to be harmful only for the pinnacle cards.
>> Please try the patch and report whether it works for you.
> I have used kernel 2.6.14 on a Debian system and v4l-dvb-20060115.tar.gz
> and applied you patch to that one as I couldn't find any newer v4l-dvb
> archive.
> There were two patches rejected as you may see in the attachment.
> As your patch has not been fully applied you may guess my Pinnacle card
> does not work as expected.
> Where can I find the newer version of the v4l-dvb archive that is
> mentioned in your previous message, please ?

The patch should apply to the latest Mercurial repository. If you don't
want to use this, you will need to apply the patch manually, sorry.
You also need to ensure that the tda9887 module gets loaded before
the tuner module. That's something i stll have to fix.

Best regards

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