[linux-dvb] [PATCH] stb0899: Set min symbol rate to 1000000

Morgan Tørvolt morgan.torvolt at gmail.com
Wed Nov 19 14:40:00 CET 2008


>> Lower than 5MSPS goes below the Half Power bandwidth characteristics.
>> Usually we have limits defined within the characteristic region,
>> rather than absolute limits at which tuning fails
>
>
> that is strange limitation , there's a lot of dvb channels with streams less than 3 mSym/s

Second that. There are lots and lots of muxes with low bandwidth, and
the satellite feeds used by many providers are usually 6111 MS or
something similar. Some people enjoy watching those, as they sometimes
contain football feeds or other such stuff.
C band usually use small bandwidth "muxes" with only one channel in
them also. Why put a limit on it? If it works, it works. I can
understand a limit on frequency, but not on symbolrate.

-Morgan-



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