[linux-dvb] v4l-dvb gspca modules conflict with standalone gspca module

Stefano Sabatini stefano.sabatini-lala at poste.it
Mon Oct 20 21:36:32 CEST 2008

On date Sunday 2008-10-19 22:25:29 +0200, Román wrote:
> 2008/10/19 Stefano Sabatini <stefano.sabatini-lala at poste.it>:
> >
> > BTW I wonder why v4l-dvb includes the gspca modules, which seem to be
> > related more to the gspca cameras than to DVB devices
> I wonder as well. The standalone driver works with my webcam, but the
> v4l-dvb one provokes a kernel panic on my system, after a short period
> of using it (or it used to; admittedly it's been quite a while -a few
> months- since I last tried).

For the archive: gspca based cameras finally stopped to work with the
v4l-dvb modules on linux-2.6.26, reinstalling the kernel and the
standalone module fixed it.

Please could the core devs clarify the situation for what regards
gscpa modules in v4l-dvb?

Thanks, regards.

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