[linux-dvb] How to access /dev/videoK from /dev/dvb/adapterN?

Gavin Hamill gdh at acentral.co.uk
Fri Jun 16 23:06:09 CEST 2006

On Fri, 16 Jun 2006 16:51:24 -0400
Michael Krufky <mkrufky at linuxtv.org> wrote:

> In Klaus's case, he wants to create a relation between the dvb device 
> and the v4l device on FF cards.  I agree with the idea, but in
> addition, I would also like a relation drawn between dvb and video
> interfaces on hybrid cards that provide separate functionality of v4l
> inputs vs dvb inputs, where only one function may be used at a time.

Given that, at present, VDR simply wants to find a FF card, it would
probably be adequate for VDR to enumerate all elements of

/sys/class/video4linux/videoN/name until it finds one called 'av7110' -
a little low-tech but might just be adequate :)


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