[vdr] EPG data...

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Tue Nov 1 23:19:43 CET 2005


Richard Lithvall wrote:
> Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> ...
>>> OK, so if I send my "not known to be good" data with table id 0x50 
>>> and higher (or even 0x6F just to be sure), it would be overwritten by 
>>> the providers EPG-data when they send their (conflicting) 
>>> present/following events (0x4E/0x4F)?
>>
>>
>> Events from the data stream with table ids that are less than an
>> existing event with the same event id or start time will overwrite
>> the existing data.
> 
> 
> Sounds promising for my needs. To make sure I understand I'll try to 
> summarize;
> 
> If I populate a channel with custom EPG-data and setting <table id> to 
> 0x6F and the <event id> to some random made up unique value the EPG-data 
> will always be overwritten by events coming from the providers data 
> stream as long as the <table id> is less than 0x6F and start time are 
> the same no matter what the <event id> are?

That's how it's supposed to be.

Klaus



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