[linux-dvb] s2-lipliandvb oops (cx88) -> cx88 maintainer ?

Gregoire Favre gregoire.favre at gmail.com
Tue Jan 6 18:00:02 CET 2009

On Tue, Jan 06, 2009 at 02:49:17PM -0200, Mauro Carvalho Chehab wrote:


> Could you please provide you your SOB?

I know that's not a question for me, but what stand SOB for ?
http://www.acronymfinder.com/SOB.html I guess it should be Signed-Off-By
right ?

> IMO, the proper fix would be to add some locking at cx88 init. I suspect that
> this breakage (and other similar ones) are tue to the absense of KBL on newer kernels.

Oh, and is there a way to fix those ?

> What kernel version are you using?

As seen in my headers : 2.6.28-gentoo, but I also tested S2API with
2.6.27 (different revision).

> Better to add here:
> 	core->dvbdev = NULL;

Are you sending a patch which will finally make HVR-4000 usable with
I would really like this since vdr now is based upon this API ;-)

Thank you very much,
Grégoire FAVRE http://gregoire.favre.googlepages.com http://www.gnupg.org

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