[PATCH] V4L/DVB (12439): cx88: add support for WinFast DTV2000H rev. J

Andy Whitcroft apw at canonical.com
Thu Oct 8 16:04:11 UTC 2009

On Thu, Oct 08, 2009 at 05:46:42PM +0200, Stefan Bader wrote:
> From: Vlastimil Labsky <vlasta.labsky at gmail.com>
> BugLink: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bugs/433904
> commit 4d14c833c0d5f926721da1e0b07287ab8b64f0ba upstream
> I updated and simplyfied patch from Zbynek Hrabovsky for recent kernel.
> It enables autodetection of card, sound in analog TV , sound in FM radio
> and switching between antenna and cable RF input.  Radio tuner still
> doesn't work, I don't even know how it works.  Some guys wrote me that FM
> radio works with TV tuner used instead of radio part (symlink video0 ->
> radio0).
> Cc: Gerd Knorr <kraxel at bytesex.org>
> Signed-off-by: Vlastimil Labsky <vlasta.labsky at gmail.com>
> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm at linux-foundation.org>
> Signed-off-by: Douglas Schilling Landgraf <dougsland at redhat.com>
> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab at redhat.com>
> Signed-off-by: Stefan Bader <stefan.bader at canonical.com>

The patch seems to only add card specific information and only appears
to be triggered when on that new card.  As such it does not add any
actual new code to any other device.  Looks pretty safe.

As it closes a regression it sounds acceptable to me.

Acked-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw at canonical.com>


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