[linux-dvb] [PATCH] Add missing S2 caps flag to S2API

Steven Toth stoth at linuxtv.org
Thu Dec 18 16:48:05 CET 2008


Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> The attached patch adds a capability flag that allows an application
> to determine whether a particular device can handle "second generation
> modulation" transponders. This is necessary in order for applications
> to be able to decide which device to use for a given channel in
> a multi device environment, where DVB-S and DVB-S2 devices are mixed.
> 
> It is assumed that a device capable of handling "second generation
> modulation" can implicitly handle "first generation modulation".
> The flag is not named anything with DVBS2 in order to allow its
> use with future DVBT2 devices as well (should they ever come).
> 
> Signed-off by: Klaus Schmidinger <Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de>

This looks good.

Acked-By: Steven Toth <stoth at linuxtv.org>

- Steve



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