[linux-dvb] DViCO FusionHDTV 5 lite corrupt when PVR-350 is recording, concurrent recording with PVR-500- no problems

Michael Krufky mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Tue Mar 28 07:02:30 CEST 2006

mrwester wrote:

>     ivtv 0.4.x is meant for kernel 2.6.14 ...  This may have something
>     to do
>     with your problem, but I'm not sure.  ivtv 0.5.x is meant to be used
>     with kernel 2.6.15, just as the newly released ivtv 0.6.x is meant
>     to be
>     used with kernel 2.6.16 ...
>     The ivtv version numbers do not indicate stability, rather, they
>     indicate kernel module dependency.
>     There is an easy way to install the ivtv drivers using the v4l-dvb
>     mercurial tree.  Using this method, you  will be able to build the
>     latest ivtv drivers in the same build as the v4l and dvb drivers.
>     First, remove the old ivtv modules.... I think you can find them in
>     /lib/modules/`uname -r`/ivtv
>     then:
>     hg clone http://linuxtv.org/hg/v4l-dvb
>     cd v4l-dvb
>     make ivtv
>     make
>     make install
>     I wonder if this will help
> I will give this a try tomorrow, after the day's recordings are 
> finished.   FYI,  I've been using Axel's ivtv rpms from atrpms.net 
> <http://atrpms.net> since about 0.4.1? or so.  I wasn't seeing any 
> difference between that and building myself and decided to take the 
> easy route.  Recently there have been some issues with getting the 
> ivtv driver to play nice with dvb, due to some mismatches.  See:  
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/ivtv/devel/28632?search_string=0.4.3%20and%;#28632  
> Any thoughts?  Thanks,

> bttv: disagrees about version of symbol tveeprom_hauppauge_analog
> bttv: Unknown symbol tveeprom_hauppauge_analog
> bttv: disagrees about version of symbol tveeprom_hauppauge_analog 

This is exactly what we can avoid by using the build method that I 
described above.  All of the ivtv modules are built together with all of 
their dependencies, including all of the v4l and dvb trees.  This 
happens when the wrong combination of modules become mixed up.


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