Re: [livid-dev] [Patch] DVD bugfix in ide-cd.c

From: Szymon Polom (
Date: Fri Feb 02 2001 - 07:31:58 EST


Fredrik Vraalsen wrote:
> This is a small patch to Linux kernel 2.4.1 that fixes a problem with
> DVD playback in OMS (Open Media System). With the stock 2.4.1 kernel
> OMS will only play up to a certain point on the DVD before it complains
> about no more data left on input (basically read() returns 0). This
> patch reverts a change between 2.4.0 and 2.4.1.

What's wrong with the people maintaining the source? The bug has been
fixed in 2.2.18 and 2.4.0-test8. I can't imagine how the bug has been
"implemented" in 2.4.1 again.

Any ideas?

Bye... SP.

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