Bug 117145 - DVB entries missing in /dev
DVB entries missing in /dev
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: MAKEDEV (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2004-02-29 06:15 EST by Ronny Buchmann
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: 3.4-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-08-25 20:17:48 EDT
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patch against MAKEDEV-3.1.13-1.tar.gz (2.71 KB, patch)
2004-04-04 11:08 EDT, Ronny Buchmann
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Description Ronny Buchmann 2004-02-29 06:15:25 EST
Description of problem:
DVB doesn't support sysfs ATM, so please readd the /dev/dvb/... entries

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. do a fresh install
2. load dvb modules
3. look in /dev (and /sys)
Actual results:
/dev/dvb/* completely missing
Comment 1 Ronny Buchmann 2004-04-04 10:30:54 EDT
I was sure it was present in FC1, but It seems I had added it manually...

current devices.txt from lanana.org has the entries
Comment 2 Ronny Buchmann 2004-04-04 11:08:35 EDT
Created attachment 99097 [details]
patch against MAKEDEV-3.1.13-1.tar.gz

This patch adds gendvb which generates the dvb devices for the new DVB API in

It's based on the info in MAKEDEV-DVB.sh from Linux-DVB CVS.

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