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

Helmut Auer vdr at helmutauer.de
Thu Dec 25 10:44:18 CET 2008


Hello Udo
> After some insights to S2API interface, this looks even better to me:
>
> properties.num = 1;
> properties.props[0].cmd = DTV_DELIVERY_SYSTEM;
> properties.props[0].u.data = SYS_DVBS2;
> if (ioctl(d, FE_CAP_SET_PROPERTY, &properties) >= 0) {
>      // has S2 capability
> }
>
> A generic frontend test function that delivers the necessary S2 
> capability information, and many other capabilities too. And there are a 
> lot more delivery systems that seem to be hard to detect, so a query 
> function 'can do SYS_XXXX' seems necessary anyway.
>
>
>   
That's a good approach, but I doubt that anyone takes care of it.
This mailing list is like WOM (Write only Memory) when you post patches 
or make suggestions :(

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Helmut Auer, helmut at helmutauer.de 




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