[linux-dvb] Command line dvb tuning utilities
abraham.manu at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 17:49:46 CET 2007
Simon Hargreaves wrote:
> What dvb tuning command line utilities are there for linux at the
> moment? The options I have a zap, but this does not tune to a service ID
> it requires specified video and audio pids, or dvbtune which although
> will tune into a service id it doesn't set the dvr0 device up for TS
> recording as well as locking the device so no other process can access
> it. My programme is set up to do recording directly from the dvr0 data
> stream, this used to work on my old kernel version but since updating my
> system to use 2.6.22 it now longer appears to work.
> The only options appear to be coding my own command line interface to
> the dvb device, but I'd rather not reinvent the wheel.
You can take a look at
or gnutv: http://linuxtv.org/hg/dvb-apps/file/bd51e3321c05/util/gnutv/
whether it fits in.
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