[linux-dvb] [Fwd: Re: New Hauppauge Board] requires multiproto

Will Tatam will at netmindz.org.uk
Sun Mar 11 18:20:32 CET 2007


Manu Abraham wrote:
> On 3/10/07, Steven Toth <stoth at hauppauge.com> wrote:
>> Will Tatam wrote:
>> > I was directed to http://linuxtv.org/hg/~stoth/multiproto via an
>> > off-list message but this tree is 6 months out of date and does not
>> > compile for me under 2.6.19
>> >
>> > Why was this branch not rolled back into the main trunk ?
>> >
>> >
>> Manu,
>>
>> How are the multiproto patches going? I'm assume they're fairly stable
>> and you're actually working on the stb0899 support. Various HVR4000
>> users testing the multiproto stoth tree are reporting success, except
>> the tree is very old now.
> 
> the API patches are fine now AFAICS.  (did add in some additional
> Physical Layer params as well to the params struct for apps that are
> capable of debugging the same) Uploaded a tarball
> (http://www.kromtek.com/dvb/mp-stb0899.tar.bz2)
> 
> In the dvb_frontend thread, i am looking whether i created a new bug
> or not. Probably you can take a look in there, another set of eyeballs
> surely would be better
> 
>> Do you plan to submit those patches for final review, or mainline
>> merging anytime soon?
> 
> probably i need to port in the changes again, since there were changes
> in the tree after pushing that tarball out
> 
> will need to bump the version also, one up.
> 
> regards,
> manu

The tarball won't build under 2.6.19 as it fails to find
linux/devfs_fs_kernel.h



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