[vdr] Re: can't get lock on Astra 19.2

Lucian Muresan lucianm at users.sourceforge.net
Mon Feb 21 09:44:50 CET 2005

Darren Salt wrote:
> I demand that Lucian Muresan may or may not have written...
> [snip]
>>I also asked for help in just some pointers where to look for the error in
>>http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2005-February/000171.html bot I only
>>got a suggestion from Darren Salt in this other thread Tony initiated. what
>>do you think I could try? disable udev and go back to devfs?
> That won't affect the drivers at all. It may cause other problems, though:
> a couple of devfs-related hangs on 2.6.x persuaded me to use udev.
>>Downgrade the kernel? Use DVB-CVS drivers?
> You should try CVS first and if that fails, you can always fall back on a
> known-good (for DVB) kernel.

Thank you, I tried CVS and that's working! Maybe the in-kernel drivers 
aren't really udev-ready. Anyway, now it's working, and having to load 
those drivers with the provided script isn't that bad either.


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