Trans.: [vdr] FF vs Budget cards ??

michaelip at free.fr michaelip at free.fr
Wed Oct 26 14:06:48 CEST 2005


Selon Simon Baxter <linuxtv at nzbaxters.com>:

> Hi.
>
> I'm using a Hauppauge Nova-T budget card under VDR.  It works like a
> charm - can record one and view multiple channels in the same
> transponder at once.
>
> Is this also the case with FF cards?  With their 'onboard' mp2 decoder,
> do they also allow recording of multiple channels?
>
> How does this work?  Are the mp2 decoder and 'tuner' separate on the
> card, and can VDR dump some streams to disk as well as using the
> decoder?
>
>
> Just curious - before I shell out some ££!!
>
>
> Thanks
>
> Simon
>
>
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Hello.

>From what I heard, FF cards have now this feature also !
Meanwhile, you need to patch the dvb drivers with a new firmware...

I also have a budget card... So I don't know if it works so nice than that, but
it seems !



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