[vdr] Recent breakage of DVB subtitles with dxr3

Pasi Kärkkäinen pasik at iki.fi
Sun Apr 1 18:53:13 CEST 2012


On Sun, Apr 01, 2012 at 07:50:07PM +0300, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> 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! 
> 

Yep, see dxr3plugin-users mailinglist archives for more information:

"[Dxr3plugin-users] [PATCH] Switch to the ALSA audio interface":
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=21665465

-- Pasi




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