[linux-dvb] CableStar2 dont work (2.6.13 + dvb-kernel CVS)
js at linuxtv.org
Sat Sep 10 15:04:23 CEST 2005
On Sat, Sep 10, 2005 at 01:16:41PM +0200, Patrick Boettcher wrote:
> On Sat, 10 Sep 2005, dvb wrote:
> >CableStar2 Rev:1.2 (Flexcop IIB + STV02970 + TDEE4-017A) in Windows OK, in
> >Linux dont work
> Support for the CableStar2 is not in dvb-kernel yet. The stv0297 in
> dvb-kernel is not compatible with the one needed for the CableStar2.
> I will try to put a CableStar2 specific stv2097-driver into dvb-kernel CVS
> today, with the hope, that someone with more time and access to DVB-C is
> able to merge both drivers in the future.
Patrick also wrote:
> Added files:
> linux/drivers/media/dvb/b2c2: stv0297_cs2.c stv0297_cs2.h
> Log message:
> adding special stv0297-driver for the Technisat/B2C2 CableStar2 PCI and USB
> devices (USB untested)
Please remove this from CVS. This won't get merged into the kernel this
way (two slightly different drivers for the same thing: no way), and
thus we don't want this in CVS.
If you can't merge the two drivers youself then it's best to post a patch
here or put it somewhere for download and let someone else do the work.
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