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    SubjectRe: [linux-dvb] [PATCH] Userspace tuner
    On 9/13/07, Manu Abraham <> wrote:
    > Markus Rechberger wrote:
    > > On 9/13/07, Manu Abraham <> wrote:
    > >>> It's only a step in development, I do not intend to keep the kernel
    > >>> stub in the end, but I do intend to keep and use the userspace drivers
    > >>> with i2c-dev in the long run, this requires a v4l/dvb library at the
    > front
    > >>> of everything.
    > >> Well, this was what adq and myself did with libdvbapi and mti, (much
    > >> before UIO was announced at LK.) It is not tied to I2C either.
    > >>
    > >
    > > I2C is the main communication path for it, although there are callback
    > > mechanisms available which add the possibility for different configuration
    > > paths.
    > Sorry, i must say that what you said is wrong.
    > The example implementation in libdvbapi/mti is I2C only with a STV0299
    > on the TTPCI, if that was what you meant.
    > But if you need examples for every possible interface, then probably you
    > are out of luck.

    I didn't comment the libdvbapi/mti driver.
    I'm quite confident that non I2C protocols can be handled by a callback
    function. In the end it's either a usb control command or pci mmio writes
    in the current usual cases and such calls could be handled behind a
    callback function which is implemented in the driver.

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