[mpeg2] Using 2 KFIR cards in a PC

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Wed Mar 16 12:33:56 CET 2005


Jean-Luc KARMANN wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> First, a great thanks for your porting of the KFIR driver under 2.6 
> (this help me a lot) !
> 
>  I installed the driver on Fedora 3 (must place the files 
> "altera_keb_plx_5e.rbf" and "MPEG1_6.HLD" under "/lib/firmware").
>  It works fine (many hours without stopping the machine) !

That's nice to hear :)

> Anssi Hannula a écrit:
> 
>> Jean-Luc KARMANN wrote:
>>

[...]

>>> And how must I do to use different settings for the 2 cards with 
>>> insmod ?
>>
>>
>>
>> The driver doesn't currently support different settings for the cards. 
>> However, the insmod parameters can be easily modified to support 
>> inputting multiple values. If you need this, I might be able to help.
>>
> 
> What do you mean about "inputting multiple values" ?
> 

I mean modifying the driver so that you could use something like:
insmod kfir.ko bitrate=5000000,2000000 mode=2,6
to use separate values for the cards.

I may look into it, provided that the driver works with your cards.

-- 
Anssi Hannula



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