[linux-dvb] V4L vs DVB

Michael Krufky mkrufky at linuxtv.org
Wed Sep 20 18:06:15 CEST 2006

Mauro Carvalho Chehab wrote:
> Em Qua, 2006-09-20 às 11:33 -0400, Michael Krufky escreveu:
>> Mauro Carvalho Chehab wrote:
>>>> It has support for MPEG2 hardware encoders (typically the cx23416) which 
>>>> is found on many products. 
>>> There are also support for cx2584x family.
>> Mauro,
>> cx2584x is an audio/video decoder -- it is not an mpeg encoder.
> Yes, you are right! Hmm... our Kconfig menu is wrong then :) Both
> cx23416 and cx2584x are marked there as Mpeg encoders...
>> Cheers,
>> Mike
> Cheers, 
> Mauro.

Since when?  What kernel has this wrong menu description?

2.6.18 (released this morning) is correct:


2.6.17 is correct:


2.6.16 lacks a detailed description:


...It is also correct in linuxtv.org v4l-dvb mercurial master branch:


Where is the Kconfig menu wrong, Mauro?


Michael Krufky

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