Re: mplayer v4l hangs in (likely regression)

From: koos vriezen
Date: Sat May 17 2008 - 17:09:20 EST

2008/5/17 koos vriezen <koos.vriezen@xxxxxxxxx>:
> 2008/5/17 Arjan van de Ven <arjan@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
>> > so.. bttv first takes "fh->cap.vb_lock" in vidiocgmbuf, then calls videobuf_mmap_setup(), and the first thing that does
> is to also take fh->cap.vb_lock! This isn't even an ABBA deadlock,
> but a straight AA deadlock :)
> Looks like I'm the only one actually running this code ;-)

Just to emphases the happy ever after, this TV card is from '97. So no
offense meant.

> Hmm, using v4l2 (mplayer .. -tv noaudio:driver=v4l2:devic..) works
> with audio now (used to be the other way around). I can live with
> that.

And I'm very glad that I can finally drop the v4l1 compat support.

Best regards,

Koos Vriezen
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