[linux-dvb] Fusion HDTV7 again

Matyas Sustik linux-dvb.list at sustik.com
Sun Dec 21 15:47:06 CET 2008

hermann pitton wrote:
> Hi Matyas,
> In this case the old compat-ioctl32 is not replaced by the new
> v4l2-compat-ioctl32 module.
> If you do on top of the modules of your kernel version
> "less modules.symbols |grep ioctl32",
> you likely will see this.
> alias symbol:v4l_compat_ioctl32 compat_ioctl32
> alias symbol:v4l_compat_ioctl32 v4l2-compat-ioctl32
> But it should be only that.
> less modules.symbols |grep ioctl32
> alias symbol:v4l_compat_ioctl32 v4l2-compat-ioctl32
> On top of the mercurial v4l-dvb do
> "make rmmod", since some complaints are visible do it again.
> Then "make rminstall" should remove all old modules,
> but renamed ones or such in distribution specific wrong locations
> remain.
> Check with "ls -R |grep .ko" on top of your kernel's media modules
> folder.
> Delete the media folder or the modules.

I edited modules.symbols to comply to your suggestion.  I made sure that
the old modules are gone.  After a recompile, install and reboot the driver
started to work again!

Thanks a lot.
Every hardware eventually breaks.  Every software eventually works.

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