[linux-dvb] System fails to boot on adding second DVB-T PCI card

Matthias Schwarzott zzam at gentoo.org
Thu Jan 10 12:44:49 CET 2008

On Donnerstag, 10. Januar 2008, John Drescher wrote:
> > is there a way to somehow blacklist videobuf.ko w/o having to remove
> > it? The reason is that packagewise this belongs to the kernel rpm
> > which is managed by the upstream vendor (e.g. Red Hat, Fedora) and I
> > wouldn't want to nuke it - it would return anyway with the next kernel
> > update.
> On gentoo there is a file:
> /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist
> for this purpose I have no idea on any other linux version.
> John

Hi there!

This file does just add the blacklist line into modprobe config file. But I 
doubt it will work for videodev-module as the original hotplug/udev event is 
not about videodev but about saa7134 module.
So you maybe need to blacklist saa7134.


Matthias Schwarzott (zzam)

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