[mpeg2] Using 2 KFIR cards in a PC

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Wed Mar 16 12:33:56 CET 2005

Jean-Luc KARMANN wrote:
> Hi,
> First, a great thanks for your porting of the KFIR driver under 2.6 
> (this help me a lot) !
>  I installed the driver on Fedora 3 (must place the files 
> "altera_keb_plx_5e.rbf" and "MPEG1_6.HLD" under "/lib/firmware").
>  It works fine (many hours without stopping the machine) !

That's nice to hear :)

> Anssi Hannula a écrit:
>> Jean-Luc KARMANN wrote:


>>> And how must I do to use different settings for the 2 cards with 
>>> insmod ?
>> The driver doesn't currently support different settings for the cards. 
>> However, the insmod parameters can be easily modified to support 
>> inputting multiple values. If you need this, I might be able to help.
> What do you mean about "inputting multiple values" ?

I mean modifying the driver so that you could use something like:
insmod kfir.ko bitrate=5000000,2000000 mode=2,6
to use separate values for the cards.

I may look into it, provided that the driver works with your cards.

Anssi Hannula

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