[linux-dvb] Johannes' idea of simple zap (szap)

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Sun Jun 12 22:53:40 CEST 2005


On Sunday 12 June 2005 21:38, Patrick Boettcher wrote:
> Hi,
>
> On Sun, 12 Jun 2005, Andrew de Quincey wrote:
> >> Attached is my current channels.conf and a hacked version of scan which
> >> prints out the service_id at the very end. It is not a big problem to
> >> add in to parse the VDR format too, as i had a parser for the Metzler's
> >> libdvb format also, but temporarily removed of all those bells and
> >> whistles to make testing and debugging easier..
> >
> > I'd be interested in helping with parsing the file formats to start with
> > - if they were to be exported into a seperate library that is.
> >
> > Looking at VDR 1.26 there are three config files:
> >
> >From what I know the channels.conf-format from 1.3.* changed
>
> significantly. I would first implement 1.3-parsing and later, if really
> necessary (1.4 (= stable) is near), later implement support for
> 1.2-format, if at all.

Ah thats a good idea. I'll have a look into 1.3.x then. 

OK, where do I get the ca_zap sources - so I can see what is there already and 
start some coding?

I assume this sort of stuff would go in dvb-apps/libdvb2 in CVS?




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