[vdr] Recent breakage of DVB subtitles with dxr3

Pasi Kärkkäinen pasik at iki.fi
Sun Apr 1 18:50:07 CEST 2012


On Sun, Apr 01, 2012 at 02:15:39PM +0300, Mika Iisakkila wrote:
> 1.4.2012 13:04, Pasi Kärkkäinen kirjoitti:
>> 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..
>
> Well, I googled a bit more, and it seems the actual problem is
> in dxr3-plugin, not the drivers. The plugin is only able to
> use OSS (as of Dec.2008, anyway). I'm not willing to waste time
> fighting with semi-functional compatibility layers, so I'll just
> keep using my own kernel. Next time I'll configure out all the
> unneeded junk before compiling, though :D
>

I'm pretty sure there is drx3-plugin version with ALSA support aswell! 

-- Pasi




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