[linux-dvb] How to access /dev/videoK from /dev/dvb/adapterN?

Ralph Metzler rjkm at metzlerbros.de
Sun Jun 18 10:36:46 CEST 2006


Klaus Schmidinger writes:
 > > (1) solve the issue with the demux for multistandard devices
 > > (2) This current situation
 > > (3) Calls that might belong to more than one device/belonging to the 
 > > card etc
 > 
 > I wouldn't mind _where_ the video device is that I need to use
 > for grabbing the image, so that would be fine with me.
 > 
 > However, the name /dev/dvb/adapterN/videoM is already taken - or
 > could that same node be used for image grabbing?


Well, I am using it right now for a card to just dump decoded images,
but just with read(), no V4L API. Same for audio.
But that is just a hack until I have time to program the API glue.


Ralph




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