[vdr] multiple soundtracks

Tomas Prybil vdrmail at prybil.se
Fri Sep 2 22:34:55 CEST 2005


Klaus Schmidinger skrev:
> Tomas Prybil wrote:
> 
>> Klaus Schmidinger skrev:
>>
>>> Tomas Prybil wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi list.
>>>>
>>>> Since Klaus added the multiple sound stream feature i've not been 
>>>> able to use that for channels at Thor, mostly Canal+ distributed stuff.
>>>>
>>>> I have an example,
>>>> Disney now have a new channel called Toon Disney. The channel 
>>>> autoadded  itself to channels.conf and shows the following details:
>>>>
>>>>> Toon 
>>>>> Disney;Telenor:11357:hC78:S1.0W:24500:521+8190:678=dan,679=fin,677=nor,676=sve:582:B00:3207:70:32:0 
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> If I bring up tha audio menu it shows all four languages dan, fin, 
>>>> nor and sve. However if I choose either nor or sve the sound output 
>>>> becomes all silent. Could one kind soul please give me a hint how to 
>>>> start debug?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Could it be that your CAM can't decrypt more than one audio track?
>>> You could try to delete "678=dan,679=fin," from that line (disable 
>>> automatic
>>> PID update) and then switch to nor or sve.
>>>
>>> Does it work with other channels that have more than one audio track?
>>>
>> Reducing to one audio track made it work. However the "autopid" will 
>> kill that again. Perhaps the possibility to lock a specific channel 
>> something for future versions?
> 
> 
> This "locking" thing is not the right way to go.
> It's probably better to modify the CAM handling, so that it only sets
> one audio PID for broken CAMs that are unable to decrypt several audio
> PIDs simultaneously.
> 
> Is there perhaps a newer firmware available for your CAM?
> I have three different CAMs here, and they all can decrypt several
> audio PIDs (plus Dolby Digital) at the same time.
My CAM is an Conax ver 4.00e which I believe is the latest version. It 
decrypts multiple (two!) streams. The channel has four different which 
it obviously doesn't handle.

/t



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