[vdr] next features?

Pasi Kärkkäinen pasik at iki.fi
Sat Nov 17 23:07:57 CET 2007


On Fri, Nov 16, 2007 at 06:29:55PM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 11/16/07 17:32, Gregoire Favre wrote:
> > On Fri, Nov 16, 2007 at 08:20:38AM -0800, VDR User wrote:
> > 
> > I didn't try vdr-1.5.11 because there is no H.264 patch for it.
> > 
> > I really don't understand why they are not investigated to be
> > intregrated into vdr at this time as more and more TV are going to go to
> > H.264 (not all in HDTV).
> 
> The answer is very simple: I'm currently working on other things.
> 
> And as long as there isn't at least a (graphics) card that supports
> decoding the "good old" MPEG2 in a quality that is at least as good
> as that of the FF DVB cards, as well as decoding H.264/HDTV in *hardware*,
> this whole area has next to no priority for me. I am not interested in
> software decoding this stuff - I don't want to have an extra heater
> in my living room ;-)
> 

http://www.reel-multimedia.de/shop/product_info.php?products_id=223
http://www.reel-multimedia.com/rmm-english/pdf/produkt-flyer/extension_hd.pdf

I don't know if that card is actually available or not, but worth checking
out anyway..

-- Pasi



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