[linux-dvb] Two card config question

Philip Prindeville philipp_subx at redfish-solutions.com
Sat Oct 29 21:00:43 CEST 2005


Michael Krufky wrote:

> Manu Abraham wrote:
>
>> Philip Prindeville wrote
>>
>>> # DVB stuff
>>> alias char-major-81 cx88-dvb
>>> alias char-major-81-0 cx8800
>>> alias char-major-81-1 bttv
>>> options dvb_core dvb_shutdown_timeout=0
>>> options bttv i2c_hw=1 card=0x71
>>> install bt878 /sbin/modprobe --ignore-install bt878
>>> install dst /sbin/modprobe --ignore-install dst
>>> install dvb_bt8xx /sbin/modprobe --ignore-install dvb_bt8xx
>>> install cx88-atsc /sbin/modprobe cx8800;/sbin/modprobe 
>>> --ignore-install cx88-atsc
>>> install cx88-dvb /sbin/modprobe cx8800;/sbin/modprobe 
>>> --ignore-install cx88-dvb
>>> install btcx-risc /sbin/modprobe tuner;/sbin/modprobe 
>>> --ignore-install btcx-risc
>>>
>>> What am I overlooking?  I'm not seeing the second
>>> frontend device being registered...
>>>
>>
>> i think, you need to load the relevant frontend module for the cx88 
>> based card.
>
>
> Manu is correct, and I see that you're already trying to do that, but 
> you are wrong in your method...
>
> install cx88-atsc /sbin/modprobe cx8800;/sbin/modprobe 
> --ignore-install cx88-atsc
>
> ^^ this doesn't exist
>
> install cx88-dvb /sbin/modprobe cx8800;/sbin/modprobe --ignore-install 
> cx88-dvb
>
> ^^ this is wrong
>
> //
>
> install cx88-dvb /sbin/modprobe cx88-dvb;/sbin/modprobe 
> --ignore-install cx88-dvb


So why do I need to install cx88-dvb twice?

-Philip

>
> ^^ THIS might be more like it.
>
> Good Luck,
> Michael Krufky
>




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