[vdr] next features ? Was: [ANNOUNCE] vdr-xine-0.8.0 plugin

Lauri Tischler lwgt at iki.fi
Wed Nov 14 18:26:05 CET 2007


Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 11/14/07 17:24, Lauri Tischler wrote:
>> syrius.ml at no-log.org wrote:
>>> "Graziano Pavone" <graziano.pavone at gmail.com> writes:
>>>
>>> [...]
>>>>     And you wouldn't mind applying a huge patch on VDR to achieve this goal?
>>>>
>>>> This feature is so interesting that I certainly wouldn't mind, even if it
>>>> would a very good feature to be included in the 1.5 vdr release... :)
>>> imho that's a feature that must be in 1.5 !
>>> as with the smart channel management.
>>>
>>> utf8 and subtitles are great achievements, what's next ? :-)
>> You have to ask Santa-Klaus  ;)
> 
> H.264 will only become interesting (to me) once there are hardware
> devices that can replay it (aka "Full Featured DVB cards").
> I am not interested in software players that might not even run
> on my 450 MHz VDR.

Reminds me of old electronics magazine 'Byte', there was one fellow,
Steve Ciarcia, with all kind of hardware projects.  He allways said
'the most efficient compiler is solder'

--
If it's worth doing, it's worth doing in hardware.



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