[vdr] VDSB Video Data Stream Broken
Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Fri Jan 6 14:40:40 CET 2006
Martin Schoenbeck wrote:
> Hi Klaus,
> Klaus Schmidinger schrieb:
>> Maybe there's a problem with your multiswitch?
>> When the second or third device changes the transponder, there shouldn't
>> be any interference with the first device.
> I don't know. But the switching did occur before this patch, too, didn't
> it? I'll investigate further.
The EPG scan hasn't changed by this patch, so there shouldn't be
a difference in that area with or without the patch.
>> I have attached a slightly modified version of the patch, which
>> avoids error messages like
>> ERROR (dvbdevice.c,157): Value too large for defined data type
>> when clearing the event queue. It also returns the current frontend
>> even if there was no event, and logs the channel number and transponder
>> in case of a timeout. As far as I can see the timeouts always happen
>> on transponders that are currently not broadcasting, or use very low
>> symbol rates, which my full featured second device can't handle.
> This additional output makes it clearer: what is channel 0?
When a new transponder is found in the NIT data it doesn't have any
channel numbers yet, therefore the 0.
> And 'Al
> Jazeera' or a program a channel 1673 indeed is nothing, I regularly
> need to receive. ;-)
> At least this UPT and VDSB, which annoy me since 1.3.xx, have gone.
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