[vdr] How to debug skips & async with vdr?

gimli gimli at dark-green.com
Wed Dec 10 17:17:27 CET 2008


Hi,

sure, here it is for intrepid :)

Install essential packages :

apt-get install linux-headers-2.6.27-9 linux-headers-2.6.27-9-generic
build-essential libncurses5-dev mercurial

Get v4l-dvb source :
cd /usr/src
hg clone http://linuxtv.org/hg/v4l-dvb/

Confiugre the v4l-dvb sources :
cd v4l-dvb
make menuconfig  ( yust select the first selection in the main menu )

Compile the drivers :
make

Backup in kernel drivers :
cp -r /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/media ../media.backup

Remove in kernel drivers :
rm -rf /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/media

Install v4l-dvb drivers :
make install

happy penguin

Edgar (gimli) Hucek

> Hi,
>
> gimli schrieb:
>> Did you also try the latest v4l-dvb hd drivers if there is a difference
>> ?
>
> No, I did not. I try to use default drivers and packages whenever
> possible, since it's good to use the distributor's updates.
>
> Can you point me to a straightforward installation guide of those
> drivers for Ubuntu users?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Hanno
>
>
>





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