[linux-dvb] Couple of question regarding installation

Florian Lindner mailinglists at xgm.de
Sat Oct 14 16:33:52 CEST 2006


Am Samstag, 14. Oktober 2006 15:56 schrieb Rainer Schubert:
> On Sat, 14 Oct 2006, Florian Lindner wrote:
>
> [snip]
>
> >> ls /dev/dvb ?
> >>
> >> If it is empty look at dmesg to see if there is problem with the
> >> hardware.
> >
> > An additional info:
> >
> > horus florian # dmesg | grep front
> > dvb-usb: no frontend was attached by 'AVerMedia AverTV DVB-T USB 2.0
> > (A800)'
>
> Hi Florian,
>
> did you install the udev package on your machine ?
> udev is the successor of hotplug and will generate all device files under
> /dev/dvb/adapter* for you, dynamically, that is hot-pluggable, not just at
> boot time.

Yes, it's installed. My system is a recent Gentoo system. Hotplugging for 
other devices such as externel harddisks works fine.

The main problem is the missing frontend...

Thanks,

Florian



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