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

tim0m1a tim0m1a at gmx.de
Thu Feb 16 09:00:23 CET 2006

Hi Hartmut,

the patch still works with the latest v4l-sources. So you do not need to  
patch them manually.


Am Thu, 16 Feb 2006 00:00:37 +0100 schrieb Hartmut Hackmann  
<hartmut.hackmann at t-online.de>:

> Hi, Tim, Rainer
> Tim Small wrote:
>> I tested Hartmut's patch yesterday - analogue now works, (the picture  
>> was horrible, but this is apparently because a workman has broken the  
>> cable in the roof space - I will test digital after I have fixed the  
>> cable!).  With the patch I've not seen any more i2c errors anyway.
>>  Rainer Schubert wrote:
>>> After I had patches the latest mercurial sources, I had the same  
>>> errors as before again.
>>> Yesterday I used HG to download the sources for v4l-dvb and patched
>>> them with Hartmut's patch.  It seems there has been one reject this
>>> time.
>>> Make and make install worked fine but depmod complains about  
>>> differences
>>> in module versions or symbole versions, I can't remember at the moment.
>>   Use a more recent kernel, and apply the rejected diff by hand (i.e.  
>> just look at the contents of the diff, and make the change yourself),  
>> or tell patch to try harder.
> The patch was created against an about 1 week old version, it is quite  
> likely
> that it changed meanwhile. I guess the patches in saa7134-cards.c were  
> rejected.
> Please apply the changes manually - at least the one for the pinnacle  
> 300i.
> It is a major portion of the trick. Also please keep in mind that the  
> tda9887
> module needs to be loaded manually before tuner. I have a patch for this
> pending.
> If you have inconsistent module versions, i guess the reason is that the
> kernel is older than 2.6.12. In this case, the dvb modules will not be  
> updated.
> If it is desired, i can also generate a patch for this to make it work  
> for
> at least 2.6.11.
> Hartmut

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