[linux-dvb] dvb_usb_gl861 stopped working in recent kernels?

Nico Sabbi Nicola.Sabbi at poste.it
Fri Dec 28 10:44:21 CET 2007

Il Saturday 22 December 2007 23:28:30 Nico Sabbi ha scritto:
> Il Saturday 22 December 2007 18:43:01 Antti Palosaari ha scritto:
> > can you try to put sleep (10ms?) before / after usb-message
> > sending to see if it helps? There has been some discussion
> > similar problem before with faster machines.
> >
> > Regards
> > Antti
> msleep(10) only in  gl861_i2c_msg() seems to remove
> those errors, but now I can't tune any frequency

Jan Jan.Nijs at scarlet.be  wrote
>Hello Nico,
>tuning the delay of i2c messages doesn't help for me either.
>I am using the following patch by Antti Palosaari:
>The filename is: 2007-06-13_qt1010_zl10353.patch
>This patch applied to a stock kernel works for me.

that patch by Antti + the additional msleep(10) gl861_i2c_msg()
seem to fix both lack of tuning and the i2c write failures.

Antti, may I ask why that patch isn't integrated yet?
Thanks to both,

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