[vdr] UK users - multiple BBC One/Two/News in channels list

Dominic Evans oldmanuk at gmail.com
Tue Nov 9 13:27:36 CET 2010


Hey Tony,

On 4 November 2010 12:59, Tony Houghton <h at realh.co.uk> wrote:
> I've written my own scanningtool, which handles Freesat LCNs too, which
> are supplied in the BAT instead of the NIT. This needs a bit of kludging
> because I don't understand how the regions are handled by STBs so I have
> to use manual overrides ("BBC 1 South" = 101 etc) and a bit of
> shuffling. Then I've got another script which combines my Freesat and
> Freeview listings, making sure the LCNs don't clash. It also merges the
> new data with an existing channels.conf so it can deal with channels
> like BBC THREE/FOUR time sharing with CBeebies/CBBC etc. Really VDR
> shouldn't scan and store PIDs, but get them when tuning.

Any chance you could put the source to this scanning tool on github or
something similar for others to play with?

Cheers,
Dom



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