[vdr] Recent breakage of DVB subtitles with dxr3

Pasi Kärkkäinen pasik at iki.fi
Sun Apr 1 12:04:22 CEST 2012


On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 01:47:06PM +0300, Mika Iisakkila wrote:
> 28.3.2012 22:34, Pasi Kärkkäinen kirjoitti:
>> The default audio mode of the em8300 device support utilities and kernel modules (em8300 and kmod-em8300-* packages) has changed from OSS to ALSA to follow upstream
>
> I googled your quote. Apparently it is from some Fedora release note
> from 2007 and I don't think it will help me a bit with an Ubuntu
> kernel from 2012, as the driver project has been forked, patched
> and merged a number of times after that.
>

Yep, it was from Fedora. You could always check the Fedora src.rpm 
for any extra patches they might have there..

> I'll gladly receive a current, relevant reference that will tell
> me how to use the em8300 drivers on current Ubuntu without
> recompiling the kernel. It takes 18(!) hours of CPU time on my
> VDR box.
>

I think your best bet is to post to dxr3-devel at lists.sourceforge.net
mailinglist, I think all (most) the em8300 developers are there..

> Also, can we try and discuss the subtitling problem as well?
>

Sorry I can't really help with that..

-- Pasi




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