[linux-dvb] Suse Linux 10.2

thomas schorpp thomas.schorpp at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 27 13:13:21 CET 2008


hermann pitton wrote:
> Am Dienstag, den 22.01.2008, 08:16 +0100 schrieb thomas schorpp:
>> hermann pitton wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> Am Montag, den 21.01.2008, 16:41 +0100 schrieb thomas schorpp:
>>>> Dr. Michael Schaale wrote:
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>> I tried to re-compile the driver staff after a kernel update and ended
>>>>> in an error message that I cannot understand ... anybody able to help me
>>>>> ?? Thanks !! Kindest regards, Michael
>>>>>
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:
>>>>> In function 'stk_isoc_handler':
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:400:
>>>>> error: implicit declaration of function 'list_first_entry'
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:401:
>>>>> error: expected expression before 'struct'
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:401:
>>>>> warning: assignment makes pointer from integer without a cast
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:448:
>>>>> error: expected expression before 'struct'
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:448:
>>>>> warning: assignment makes pointer from integer without a cast
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:
>>>>> In function 'stk_prepare_iso':
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:534:
>>>>> warning: assignment from incompatible pointer type
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:
>>>>> In function 'v4l_stk_read':
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:775:
>>>>> error: expected expression before 'struct'
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:775:
>>>>> warning: assignment makes pointer from integer without a cast
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:
>>>>> In function 'stk_vidioc_dqbuf':
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:1225:
>>>>> error: expected expression before 'struct'
>>>>> /tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.c:1225:
>>>>> warning: assignment makes pointer from integer without a cast
>>>>> make[5]: ***
>>>>> [/tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l/stk-webcam.o]
>>>>> Error 1
>>>>> make[4]: ***
>>>>> [_module_/tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l]
>>>>> Error 2
>>>>> make[3]: *** [modules] Error 2
>>>>> make[2]: *** [modules] Error 2
>>>>> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.18.8-0.7-obj/i386/default'
>>>>> make[1]: *** [default] Error 2
>>>>> make[1]: Leaving directory
>>>>> `/tmp3/downloaded_stuff/post-install-10.2/Software/DONE/FIRMWARE/v4l-dvb/v4l'
>>>>> make: *** [all] Error 2
>>>>>
>>>> which version? pls do a ~$hg -pull -u
>>>>
>>>> header errors, kernel maintainer's fault or Your v4l-dvb sandbox is out of sync.
>>>> anyway, it is not recommended and not really supported to build v4l-dvb hg against such old kernels, 
>>>> pls use latest linux release kernel.
>>>>
>>>> y
>>>> tom
>>> that should not be necessary.
>>>
>>> The new synthek stk-webcam driver needs to be fixed for compat.
>>>
>>> Until then, if Michael don't need it, just disable in "make xconfig" or
>>> menuconfig/config.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Hermann
>>>
>> well! so lets have this list flooded by users accusing v4l-dvb for not always
>> distro patched-up ancient kernels or gcc versions binary incompats. 
>>
>> and do You've got a list for all drivers "not compatible" for each and every 
>> older kernel release >= 2.6.12 version? 
>>
>> http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/How_to_install_DVB_device_drivers#Solution_for_old_kernels_.282.4.x.29
>>
>> fine CM/QA-practice.
>>
>> y
>> tom
> 
> Hi Tom,
> 
> you might remember that I did not like when some people did not stop to
> ask, how they could have v4l2 version 1 up to date for their obscure
> interests.
> 
> The case here is a little different.
> 
> People like Mauro, Mike and Trent are spending a lot of work, Trent
> especially during all the last time, that we have some reasonable
> compatibility and likely one of the best build systems around ever.
> 
> So, we don't send people into deserts, if not needed.
> 
> This counts especially for those working on university projects, they
> likely have own software in use, which might need to be updated too,
> but to do this is in most cases _not_ the subject of their studies ...
> 
> Cheers,
> Hermann
> 
> --
> FB11 ;)
> 

yes, ok, thats right. and there many research an development kernels around 
which cannot be easily migrated to latest official kernels, 
like special realtime or embedded systems, e.g.

y
tom




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