Re: [PATCH] v4l2 VIDIOC_DQBUF typo in 2.6.18

From: Mauro Carvalho Chehab
Date: Mon Sep 25 2006 - 09:25:37 EST

Hi, Jonathan,

Em Seg, 2006-09-25 às 06:58 -0600, Jonathan Corbet escreveu:
> It seems that, in the rush to create the new V4L2 ioctl() API, the
> VIDIOC_DQBUF code got cut-and-pasted in without being fixed up.
> I went and made a patch, only to discover that Sascha Hauer beat me to it.
It is already corrected at my -git tree and at V4L/DVB development tree,
available at The correction is also at -mm

This trouble were discovered too late at 2.6.18 cycle, and affected just
vivi module, used to emulate a v4l2 driver. It is likely to affect just
driver and userspace developers.

> That patch doesn't seem to have been picked up yet, however. Since it's
> important (streaming I/O will not work without it), here's an attempt to
> spread it a bit more widely.


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