[vdr] Recommendation for new hd vdr system.

Artem Makhutov artem at makhutov.org
Sun Nov 15 09:53:28 CET 2009


Hi,

On Sun, Nov 15, 2009 at 09:45:40AM +0100, Luca Olivetti wrote:
> En/na Timothy D. Lenz ha escrit:
>> I have seen USB to serial and parallel adapters, but the parallel ones  
>> are kind of rare and you might need to mod your software
>
> Oh, yes, I'll surely need to modify it, since my driver needs an  
> old-style parallel port, an usb to parallel converter won't do.
> However, now that I think of it, I could use an usb to serial converter  
> and instead of a driver write a daemon that uses polling to count the  
> pulses.
> I'm still not convinced that a single pci slot is enough though.

I am using TeVii S660 and TeVii S650 USB DVB-S2 cards. So I don't need PCI slots.

The only problem with the USB devices is that they all require a seperate power supply.

Would this be an option for you?

Regards, Artem



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