Question for kernel expert
mlnx at mho.com
Fri Oct 17 18:35:03 UTC 2008
Mark Haney wrote:
> Mike Adolf wrote:
>> If a .ko file is present does that mean it is installed in the kernel?
> No. If it's in /lib/modules/ it's a module. It will need to be loaded
> using modprobe or autoloaded on boot.
>> If I do a lsmod I see an entry for cx88xx but not cx88-dvb.
> Have you tried 'modprobe cx88-dvb'? What output (if any) do you get? If
> none, what does lsmod show after you tried to load it?
> If it is
>> there, I guess I'm just out of luck. tvtime gives the error "videoinput:
>> Can't get tuner info: Invalid argument" and kdetv starts off with the
>> error "ALSA lib control.c:909:(snd_ctl_open_noupdate) Invalid CTL" and
>> is followed by nothing but errors. Maybe I'll try the live CD.
modprobe cx88-dvb gives the error
FATAL: Error inserting cx88_dvb
No such device
Don't understand. The file cx88-dvb.ko is where it is supposed to be and
linux sees the card.
04:04.0 Multimedia video controller: Conexant CX23880/1/2/3 PCI Video
and Audio Decoder (rev 05)
04:04.1 Multimedia controller: Conexant CX23880/1/2/3 PCI Video and
Audio Decoder [Audio Port] (rev 05)
04:04.2 Multimedia controller: Conexant CX23880/1/2/3 PCI Video and
Audio Decoder [MPEG Port] (rev 05)
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