[linux-dvb] [PATCH] bttv freeze fix for kernels > 2.6.10-rc2 [Exact
manu at kromtek.com
Mon Apr 4 00:40:13 CEST 2005
Gerd Knorr wrote:
>>If people can test this patch out, and let know whether it works for
>>them as well without hitches, Then the patch could go in, such that the
>>2.6.12 has a bttv module that does not freeze the entire system.
> The patch seems to simply bypass the bttv_init_card2() call for the
> twinhan. Any chance to figure where exactly it dies? Maybe the
> bttv_audio_reset() call?
For the Twinhan card, data is transferred as Audio DMA, probably
something goes wrong while doing an audio_reset after initialization,
and that was most probably the reason Avermedia users were not affected.
I have attached a patch which solves the very same problem in a much
Hope Twinhan users can check this out and know whether it works for them
.. (Against the CVS Head)
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