[vdr] Re: viewing budget via FF, probably stupid question ...

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Fri Nov 18 15:15:24 CET 2005


Suur Karu wrote:
> Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> 
>> Just set the CA parameters of the channels to the respective
>> devices (1 or 2) and VDR should automatically switch into
>> "Transfer Mode" for channels that can't be received with the
>> FF card.
> 
> 
> One silly question more. What really is "transfer mode"?

That's what VDR does if the primary device (the one with the
MPEG decoder that has your tv connected to it) can't receive
a specific channel. If an other device can receive that channel
(maybe because it has a CAM and can decrypt it), VDR "transfers"
the data from that device to the primary device for live viewing.

Klaus



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