[vdr] future VDR and Net??eiver OEM from Reelmultimedia

Georg Acher acher at in.tum.de
Sat Jun 30 14:19:09 CEST 2007


On Sat, Jun 30, 2007 at 01:29:23PM +0200, Clemens Kirchgatterer wrote:
> Anssi Hannula <anssi.hannula at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> > If I understood correctly, you only need proprietary parts for the 
> > kernel that runs *in* the card. The kernel running on your actual
> > system does not need proprietary parts, leaving you free to use a
> > different kernel.
> 
> yes, but as there is linux also running "on" the card the GPL applies
> there as well. what if i want to change that?

Then you are loosing the HDMI output capability...

I'm also unhappy with that issue and I don't understand why it has to
be a kernel module at all. But for now it's built that way.

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         Georg Acher, acher at in.tum.de         
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