[linux-dvb] dvb-ttpci + budget(-ci) segfault while insmod.

Michael Krufky mkrufky at m1k.net
Sat Aug 6 03:54:05 CEST 2005

Timo Eckert wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a gentoo-system with the kernel 2.6.12-gentoo-r6 running.
> I checked out the dvb-kernel from the cvs and patched the kernel with
> makelinks.
> I have a WinTV-Nova-S.
> First I was wondering why i have to use the budget-ci and not
> the budget-module because my card has no ci-interface.
> My problem is, that every time I 'insmod' the module, i got a segfault from insmod
> and a kernel-oops. I hope somebody can help me with my problem, and get my card working.
> Thanks!

I don't know the answers to all of your questions, but I do know this 
(most importantly):

dvb-kernel cvs isn't backwards compatible with linux versions prior to 
2.6.13 development versions.  Try using the snapshot located here:


If you are still having problems after this, let us know.

Michael Krufky

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