[linux-dvb] Five dvb cards linux 2.6.11 + UDEV 053

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 19:11:20 CET 2005


Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 08, 2005 at 03:20:55AM +0100, gnu-braice wrote:
> 
>>Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
>>
>>>Hm, I was wrong on this one. 2.6.11 should support up to six cards.
>>>If not, something is broken...
>>
>>I'll try with another kind or cards
>>I've tried the CVS version but it didn't compile
>>Where can I found the right nodes number in order to try to forcr them 
>>to good values?
> 
> 
> We use 64 minor numbers per card. The new code in dvbdev.c should
> allocate minor numbers > 255 for the 5th and 6th card, but it
> maybe it doesn't. I don't have enough hardware to test, and
> currently don't have the time to do a simulation.

Isn't there only 256 minor numbers?
Or did I understand something wrong?

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Anssi Hannula




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