[linux-dvb] Manu MP tree versus torvalds tree

Sigmund Augdal Helberg sigmund at snap.tv
Thu Sep 7 15:55:38 CEST 2006

On Thu, 2006-09-07 at 15:25 +0200, Jason Filos wrote:
> Hi there,
> I am using 2.6.18RC6 for an embedded system and would like to include the
> STB0899 & STB6100 drivers found in Manu's MP tree to the dvb-core found in
> the new torvalds tree.
> How should I approach this, I tried creating a patch between the MP tree
> and the recent torvalds tree but dev fs and stuff like this obviously are
> not used in the new kernel. What would be the best way to extract STB0899
> support for the new kernel, isnt there some sort of patch to be used on the
> new torvalds tree or something ?

v4l-dvb has a makefile target called "kernel-links". It is used to
insert symlinks into a kernel tree to replace in-kernel versions of
v4l-dvb related stuff with the versions in the v4l-dvb tree. I guess
this might be what you want.


> Best regards,
> Jason Filos.
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