[linux-dvb] How to access /dev/videoK from /dev/dvb/adapterN?
kaa at aafloy.net
Fri Jun 16 23:18:32 CEST 2006
Gavin Hamill skrev:
> On Fri, 16 Jun 2006 16:51:24 -0400
> Michael Krufky <mkrufky at linuxtv.org> wrote:
>> In Klaus's case, he wants to create a relation between the dvb
device and the v4l device on FF cards. I agree with the idea, but in
>> addition, I would also like a relation drawn between dvb and video
>> interfaces on hybrid cards that provide separate functionality of v4l
>> inputs vs dvb inputs, where only one function may be used at a time.
> Given that, at present, VDR simply wants to find a FF card, it would
> probably be adequate for VDR to enumerate all elements of
> /sys/class/video4linux/videoN/name until it finds one called 'av7110' -
> a little low-tech but might just be adequate :)
Mm, yea, but...
* It does not work on pre /sys kernels
* It does not work with the cases that Michael presented in his last
* It could will break if you have more than one card called 'av7110'?
Gavin, sorry about the reply, it was supposed to go to the list.
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