[linux-dvb] Problems with kernel oops when installing HVR-1800.

CityK cityk at rogers.com
Mon Dec 29 00:45:47 CET 2008

Mark Jenks wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 28, 2008 at 3:36 PM, Andy Walls <awalls at radix.net
> <mailto:awalls at radix.net>> wrote:
>     If one of these devices only has DVB support and no analog V4L
>     support,
>     then it would make sense why one of them would have "h->video_dev" set
>     to NULL.  The device shouldn't have a V4L2 "video_dev" if it doesn't
>     support analog (V4L2) devices.  I believe the 1800 supports analog
>     video
>     but the 1250 does not (someone correct me on this if I'm wrong -
>     I'm no
>     expert on these devices).
> Andy,
> You are correct.  They are both are cx23885 cards, and only one of
> them has an analog input to it. The 1250 is a DVB and the 1800 is DVB,
> but is a MCE card with analog(svideo, etc), in.

The HVR-1250 device itself supports analogue, but such support is not
yet realized within the cx23885 driver.

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