[vdr] @Klaus: usage of alternative device nodes possible?

Reiner Wenke reiner at wenke-hbg.de
Sun Nov 20 10:59:23 CET 2005


Klaus Schmidinger schrieb:
> Alfred Zastrow wrote:
> 
>> Hello Klaus,
>>
>> a miniudev created dev-structure of a 2-card system looks like this:
>>
>> ----------- snip ----------------
>> #cd /dev
>> #ls -l
>>
>> [...]
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   1  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.audio0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   6  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.ca0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   4  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.demux0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   5  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.dvr0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   3  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.frontend0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   7  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.net0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   8  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.osd0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,   0  Nov 20 06:43 dvb0.video0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  65  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.audio0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  70  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.ca0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  68  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.demux0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  69  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.dvr0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  67  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.frontend0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  71  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.net0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  72  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.osd0
>> crwx------  1 root   root   212,  64  Nov 20 06:43 dvb1.video0
>> crw-rw-rw-  1 root   root     1,   7  Nov 20 06:43 full
>> brw-------  1 root   root     3,   0  Nov 20 06:43 hda
>> brw-------  1 root   root     3,   1  Nov 20 06:43 hda1
>> [...]
>> ----------- snap ----------------
>>
>> Would it be possible, that vdr looks for and uses this device nodes 
>> directly without searching for a /dev/dvb/adapter.. directory structure?
> 
> 
> Why doesn't it create the standard device nodes?
> 
> Klaus
> 
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This is the behaviour of the first versíons of udev without a special udev rule for
dvb adapters.
But now there is a special rule, which reintroduced the default behaviour.
So updating to the latest udev package should solve this.

Regards
Reiner



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