[linux-dvb] [RFC PATCH] Choose dvb adapter number with a driver specific module option
janne-dvb at grunau.be
Sat Aug 4 00:54:15 CEST 2007
On Saturday 04 August 2007 00:02:29 Manu Abraham wrote:
> Do we really want to have adapter numbers in DVB bridge drivers ?
> IMHO, it doesn't look pleasing to have that.
I think it's worthwhile to have it.
> Is there any other possible better alternatives ?
Something similiar is possible with udev rules but I wouldn't say that
it is a better alternative.
> If it is that
> absolute a necessity, can we hide the ugliness in dvb-core at least ?
I'm not really sure what you mean exactly. If you want to avoid changes
in the bridge drivers I don't see a way to archieve that. If you want
the changes as small as possible look at the final patch. One line for
the module parameter and the added parameter for the register function.
I don't think it can be done with less changes.
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