[mythtv-users] OT: unreliable firmware load after cold boot

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Wed Jul 18 18:03:11 UTC 2012

On 07/18/2012 04:03 AM, Thomas Boehm wrote:
> Gary Buhrmaster wrote:
>> Depending on the details, it is sometimes possible to create
>> an /etc/modprobe.d/<something>.conf which uses install or
>> softdep to achieve ordering.  That presumes, of course, your
>> drivers are otherwise well behaved (not all all).
> For me it works by adding "adapter_nr=..." in /etc/modprobe/options.conf
> as described in the Wiki
> options dvb_usb_dib0700 adapter_nr=0,1
> options dvb_usb_af9015 adapter_nr=2,3
>> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Device_Filenames_and_udev#Alternatives_to_udev_for_naming_for_DVB_cards_.28The_adapter_nr_module_option.29
> To list the available option use "modinfo<module>".

I was just reminded about modinfo. And the card has a parameter which 
can be used:  adapter_nr:DVB adapter numbers (array of short)

But the problem is with the required sub-modules which are not (visibly) 
listed as dependencies.


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