[mythtv-users] [OT] ivtv troubles

Mark Knecht markknecht at gmail.com
Fri Jul 15 00:59:14 EDT 2005

Hi Matthew,
   Did you create a /etc/modules/ivtv file? If so what's in it?

   Did you build your new kernels using make oldconfig or did you
create the kernel config completely by hand?

- Mark

On 7/14/05, Matthew Daubenspeck <matt at oddprocess.org> wrote:
> I know this is a bit OT, but I have tried all of the other lists and
> haven't had any luck solving the issue. I know mythtv-user's are always
> glad to help :)
> In short, I can't modprobe ivtv.
> I have been having this problem with kernels starting with 2.6.11-x
> including the most recent 2.6.12 version. They are all gentoo kernels,
> and I have also tried them with kernels directly from kernel.org with
> the same result. Here is the error:
> # modprobe ivtv
> WARNING: Error inserting i2c_core (/lib/modules/2.6.12-gentoo-r4/kernel/drivers/i2c/i2c-core.ko): Un
> known symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
> WARNING: Error inserting i2c_algo_bit (/lib/modules/2.6.12-gentoo-r4/kernel/drivers/i2c/algos/i2c-al
> go-bit.ko): Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
> FATAL: Error inserting ivtv (/lib/modules/2.6.12-gentoo-r4/extra/ivtv.ko): Unknown symbol in module,
>  or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
> Here is dmesg:
> i2c_core: Unknown parameter `i2c_debug'
> i2c_algo_bit: Unknown symbol i2c_del_adapter
> i2c_algo_bit: Unknown symbol i2c_add_adapter
> ivtv: Unknown symbol i2c_bit_add_bus
> ivtv: Unknown symbol i2c_bit_del_bus
> I don't think it's ivtv itself, as I have tried the stable (0.2.0_rc3)
> as well as 0.3.6z and get the same error. I have checked and rechecked
> my kernel configs for i2c and I believe everything is correct. I am
> using the same config with 2.6.10 and it works fine.
> Any suggestions? Thanks for your time.
> --
>   Matthew Daubenspeck
>   http://www.oddprocess.org
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