[vdr] VDR with S2API (update)

gimli gimli at dark-green.com
Sun Dec 7 18:40:32 CET 2008


Hi Klaus,

just one question. Do you also use a budget system ?
If so, how do you watch TV with vdr 1.7.1 and later ;)
since xineliboutput is completly broken with it.

mfg

Edgar (gimli) Hucek

> Attached is an updated version of the patch to make VDR use
> the S2API. Dominik Strasser reported that he got log entries like
>
>   Dec  6 18:39:02 VDR vdr: [4102] ERROR: frontend 0: Das Argument ist
> ungültig
>   Dec  6 18:39:02 VDR kernel: DVB: adapter 0 frontend 1935763502 symbol
> rate 0 out of range (451875..7230000)
>
> and I now also get
>
>   Dec  7 13:03:26 vdr2 vdr: [3441] ERROR: frontend 0: Invalid argument
>   Dec  7 13:03:26 vdr2 kernel: DVB: adapter 0 frontend 0 symbol rate 0 out
> of range (5000000..45000000)
>
> when trying to tune to a DVB-S2 channel.
>
> The attached patch logs the value put into the DTV_SYMBOL_RATE slot,
> and it appears to be fine. Why the value falls back to 0 when tuning
> is currently totally unclear (as is the large frontend value in Dominik's
> case).
>
> Any help in debugging this would be appreciated.
>
> Note the comment in my initial posting about the patch to the driver
> required
> for detecting DVB-S2 (or modifiy the line using FE_CAN_2ND_GEN_MODULATION
> in
> cDvbDevice::cDvbDevice()).
>
> Klaus
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