[vdr] [PATCH] ATSC for VDR 1.7.4

Alex Lasnier alex at fepg.org
Mon Jan 26 22:27:05 CET 2009

Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 25.01.2009 22:07, Alex Lasnier wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> This patch adds ATSC support to VDR 1.7.4.
>> Klaus, would you consider adding this to VDR?
> Am I right in understanding that ATSC is a "subset" of DVB-T?
> How are ATSC transponders announced in the NIT?
> Shouldn't there also be some code in cNitFilter::Process() for this?
> Klaus

Although ATSC and DVB-T share some similarities, they are fundamentally 
different. For instance, the ATSC standard does not even define a NIT. 
The patch simply allows VDR to tune and view ATSC channels, the various 
tables are parsed by a plugin.


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