[linux-dvb] [PATCH] a few fixes in dvb-apps.

Andrea mariofutire at googlemail.com
Tue Apr 22 22:32:16 CEST 2008


Since the other patches about DMX_SET_BUFFER_SIZE have been accepted,
I think this one is ready as well.

I attach again the diff file for review.

Point 1 and 2 are more cosmetic, 3 is a change in behavior.

Andrea wrote:
> I've collected in this patch a few small fixes for dvb-apps
> 
> 1) in libdvbapi a new enum to support DMX_OUT_TSDEMUX_TAP
> 
> 2) in libdvbapi a change in a comment where it is stated that the dvr 
> can be opened more that once in readonly. It can only be opened once.
> 
> 3) tzap: removed the ioctl call to DMX_SET_BUFFER_SIZE on the dvr. This 
> calls shrinks the size of the buffer, from about 2MB (#define DVR_BUFFER_SIZE (10*188*1024) in 
> dmxdev.h) to 1MB. I think the writer of the code wanted a bigger buffer, so it is 
> pointless to reduce it.
> 
> Let me know if I should post 3 separate patches.
> 
> I plan to send an other patch to change gnutv to be more robust with 
> slow writes and to support
> DMX_SET_BUFFER_SIZE.

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