Bug#657098: [regression] bttv dvb_bt8xx bt878 hang on boot unless post: drm
Harry G. Coin wrote, regarding a kernel close to v188.8.131.52:
> This same problem happened on 3 other computers
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> [ 9.385514] bttv0: tuner type=64
> [ 11.204065] floppy0: no floppy controllers found
> [ 39.444039] bt878: gave up waiting for init of module bttv.
> [ 39.444131] bt878: Unknown symbol bttv_read_gpio
Thanks, this is very helpful.
Symptoms look similar to . Richard, did you ever end up solving
Harry, could you try a 3.x.y kernel from sid or wheezy? The only
packages you should need from outside squeeze in order to do so are
the kernel image itself, linux-base, and initramfs-tools.