[linux-dvb] [PATCH] bttv freeze fix for kernels > 2.6.10-rc2 [Exact problem identified]

Nigel Pearson nigel at ind.tansu.com.au
Mon Apr 4 04:41:38 CEST 2005


> I have attached a patch which solves the very same problem in a much 
> better way.

	Indeed. Much cleaner.

	I have tested this on a machine which contains an Aver 771
and a TwinHan VisionPlus. Patch was appplied to raw 2.6.11.


	Before the patch, the Aver loaded, then the VisionPlus,
then the kernel hanged (bttv_verbose last said BT878ARESET?).
After the patch, both load and scan just fine. Bravo!
2.6.12 badly needs this!


	I guess the only question now is -
Will any future DVB cards use on-board BT8xx audio?

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