<div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">---------- Missatge reenviat ----------<br>From: Nicolas Will <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">
firstname.lastname@example.org</a>><br>To: <a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a><br>Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2007 08:42:07 +0100<br>Subject: Re: [linux-dvb] DiB0700 device support<br>On Thu, 2007-08-02 at 00:28 +0200, Jonas Anden wrote:
<br>> If the sample below is what your "remote control errors" in syslog is,<br>> the attached patch gets rid of it.<br>><br>> ---<br>> Aug 1 13:44:26 ragnyr kernel: dib0700: Unknown remote controller
<br>> key : 1E 2A<br>> Aug 1 13:44:57 ragnyr last message repeated 206 times<br>> Aug 1 13:45:58 ragnyr last message repeated 406 times<br>> Aug 1 13:46:59 ragnyr last message repeated 407 times<br>> Aug 1 13:48:00 ragnyr last message repeated 406 times
<br>> Aug 1 13:49:01 ragnyr last message repeated 406 times<br>> Aug 1 13:50:02 ragnyr last message repeated 407 times<br>> ---<br>><br>> When an unknown key code is received, it is not eaten and the module
<br>> keeps yelling about it using printk()s. A bunch of times per second.<br>> Until the next valid key code is received. And this happens as soon as<br>> I<br>> use any unsupported device (like power on/off my surround system). The
<br>> Nova-T IR receiver gets the IR code by accident and as a result the<br>> module starts screaming.<br>><br>> I'm not sure but this screaming possibly killed (rebooted) my box as<br>> well. I applied the new code, tested it for a few hours, and then went
<br>> to bed last night. When I woke up the box had rebooted (no mentions of<br>> why in syslog, though). After applying the attached patch, my system<br>> has<br>> been stable (about a 10 hours by now).<br><br>
I've tried this patch. Thanks Jonas.<br><br>It didn't apply (Hunk failed) on a current tree, but it is simple enough<br>to do by hand.<br><br>It seems to calm down the messages, indeed.<br><br>Is it good in the grand scheme? I am not able to judge.
<br><br>Is it good in the long term? Let's see.<br><br>At least, it didn't break anything basic and obvious right away.<br><br>Nico<br></blockquote></div><br><br>I'll try to test it also. Is there any possibility that this patch gets included into main HG repository?