[linux-dvb] DVB file formats

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Fri Jun 17 15:17:36 CEST 2005


On Friday 17 June 2005 14:16, Andrew de Quincey wrote:
> On Friday 17 June 2005 13:35, Felix Domke wrote:
> > Robert Schlabbach wrote:
> > > From: "Andrew de Quincey" <adq_dvb at lidskialf.net>
> > >
> > >>Multiplexing multiplexes seems sort of mad though :)
> > >
> > > I think DVB-S2 also has provisions to carry multiple transport streams
> > > on one transponder, though possibly only for feed purposes. But we may
> > > all too soon see the same here in Europe, so it might be a good idea to
> > > be prepared for this right from the start.
> >
> > Yes, but it will just add a new field into the "tuning parameters".
>
> yeah - its easy enough to add that when we need it.
>
> > Of course in the case that there are multiple streams per carrier, and
> > all of them have the same TSID/ONID, we have to add some magic to cope
> > with that into our "differentiator logic".
>
> There would have to be some identifying ID - or else you wouldn't know
> which multiplex which timeslice (or however they do it) belongs to.

Mind you, I fully expect to see multiplexed multiplexes where all the 
timeslices have the same IDs on hotbird. :)




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