[linux-dvb] Future of Multiproto

Manu Abraham abraham.manu at gmail.com
Thu Oct 11 23:58:41 CEST 2007

Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 11, 2007, Steven Toth wrote:
>> After a disappointing multiproto debate on IRC today I've decided to 
>> remove the ~stoth/multiproto and ~stoth/HVR4000 trees from linuxtv.org. 
>> I no longer support the multiproto patches and I'm seeking alternative 
>> ways to deliver the HVR4000 S2 driver to the community.
>> For the time being I am no longer taking emails for HVR4000 related 
>> issues, please do not contact me directly about any HVR4000 related 
>> source code.
>> All HVR4000 source code I've previously released is licensed under GPL 
>> and that does not change, you are welcome to use it within the terms of 
>> the license.
> IRC... 
> Does that mean that Manu has no intentions to get
> his multiproto API changes merged?

It will be merged
> (If so, then wtf was the point of doing them and keep
> everyone waiting? But I guess the "DVB API update" thread
> meant he isn't happy with it anymore.))

As i wrote, there are more things in the S2 specification, also 
currently stuff like proper statistics cannot be done for example

The CX24116 doesn't do those so probably doesn't matter, for 
that driver.


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