[vdr] VDR with S2API (device API extension)
Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Tue Dec 9 18:21:59 CET 2008
On 09.12.2008 16:40, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote:
> the S2API implementation would be a perfect place to integrate my
> frontend facilities patch in a way or another.
> The patch simply extends the current cDevice API to include some common
> frontend related statistics (now available only in femon), so that skins
> and all the other plugins can easily use them. This would simplify the
> femon plugin and also would enable skin plugins to show for example
> signal strength, snr, bit error rate, etc., in channel info window.
> Also other input plugins (IPTV, pvrinput, analogtv, ..) could implement
> these new methods and therefore provide some feasible information for
> femon (or any other plugin) to show up.
I have been thinking about something along that line for quite
a while, and also saw your patch you sent me earlier in a PM.
My actual implementation will most likely be somewhat different,
but should fulfill the same purpose.
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