[vdr] How to setup VDR to receive from multiple satellites?

Artem Makhutov artem at makhutov.org
Thu Dec 25 22:46:31 CET 2008


Hi,

On Thu, Dec 25, 2008 at 10:42:15PM +0100, Oleg Roitburd wrote:
> 2008/12/25 Artem Makhutov <artem at makhutov.org>:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I would like to setup VDR to receive from 2 different sattelites.
> >
> > Currently I have 3 DVB-S cards in my VDR box, and all are connected
> > to a single dish pointing to astra 19.2E.
> >
> > I have installed a second dish pointing to Sirius 4.8E and would like
> > to connect this dish to VDR.
> >
> > Is it possible to connect one of the DVB-S cards directly to the
> > second dish and setup VDR somehow to use this one DVB-S card only
> > to receive channels from Sirius and not trying to use it to tune to
> > Astra channels?
> >
> > Later on I would like to install one Diseqc switch, so that one of
> > the cards can switch between the two sattelites. Is this possible
> > with only one Diseqc switch, or must I use 3 Diseqc switches and
> > connect all of my DVB-S cards to the two dishes?
> 
> Take a look at SourceCaps patch

Ahh, thanks a lot, that is exacly what I was looking for.

Thanks, Artem



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