[linux-dvb] What do you think of mpsys library ? (for ca_zap)

Manu Abraham manu at kromtek.com
Sun Apr 3 09:29:06 CEST 2005


Kenneth Aafløy wrote:
> On Saturday 02 April 2005 00:01, Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> 
>>Manu Abraham wrote:
>>
>>>Eventhough the very first version of ca_zap (not the one that i sent you 
>>>recently, but the one i sent you long back maybe a few months back, i 
>>>think around November/December) was based on mpsys and was not too happy 
>>>due to the generated code.
>>>
>>>Since i have changed ca_zap's dependency from mpsys, i don't have to 
>>>worry about that aspect anymore.
>>>
>>>What i would prefer is since it has been quite some work on libsi (which 
>>>is very small), That could go ahead..
>>
>>It depends on where the development is going. IMHO ca_zap should
>>stay a small tool similar to szap, so if it works now with libsi,
>>why would you want to change that?
>>OTOH if you (or someone else) wants to write a larger dvb library,
>>then why reimplement all of SI parsing if there are exisiting libs for it?
>>(I don't know if mpsys is good, haven't looked at it in detail.)
> 
> 
> I was under impression that this is the libsi that is already out there,
> it is not?
> 

No it was factored out from ca_zap, it is not out there yet ..

Manu




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