[vdr] Different languaghes on right/left channel

anders at sandell.net anders at sandell.net
Fri Oct 7 21:12:14 CEST 2005


Quoting Klaus Schmidinger <Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de>:

> anders at sandell.net wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I have noticed that some channels (at least Eurosport and Nickelodeon on
>> CanalDigital, S1W) broadcast different languaghes on right/left channel.
>> Eurosport for instance has two audio PID's where one is 
>> English/Danish and the
>> other one is Swedish/Norwegian.
>>
>> Is it possible to select channel through VDR audio menu but VDR 
>> doesnt remeber
>> the selection so everytime i select Eurosport i have to select swedish
>> manually. (and my daughter gets confused with mixed language on 
>> Nickelodeon...)
>>
>> Is this the expected behaviour or have I overlooked something in the
>> configuration??
>
> You may want to select your preferred "Audio languages" in the 
> Setup/DVB menu.

To clarify:

After looking closer at the audio-menu:

On Eurosport there are two audio PID's "sve" which has swedish on the left
channel and danish on the right and "nor" which has finnish on the left 
channel
and norwegian on the right channel. I have chosen Swedish as my preferred
languaghe and VDR correctly select the audio PID labeled as "sve". That 
PID has
two langughes, and i have to select right or left channel in the VDR 
audio menu
to avoid audio in swedish AND norwegian at the same time.

My problem is that VDR does not seem to save my choice which means that i have
to go into the audio menu and select left channel everytime i want to see
Eurosport. The same applies to Nickelodeon.

-- Anders





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