[vdr] Deactivate a Tuner

Brian-Imap Brian_Dorling at t-online.de
Thu Aug 15 21:08:21 CEST 2013


On 8/15/2013 5:58 PM, Arthur wrote:
> 15.08.2013 18:37, Brian-Imap kirjutas:
>> On 8/14/2013 10:16 PM, Arthur wrote:
>>> 14.08.2013 19:01, Brian-Imap kirjutas:
>>>> On 8/11/2013 11:43 AM, Brian-Imap wrote:
>>>>> On 8/8/2013 10:22 PM, Lars Hanisch wrote:
>>>>>> Am 08.08.2013 16:23, schrieb Brian-Imap:
>>>>>>> On 8/7/2013 9:58 PM, Lars Hanisch wrote:
>>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Am 07.08.2013 21:04, schrieb Brian-Imap:
>>>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>>>> I now a have a 4 Tuner Cine S2 setup that I want to run with 3
>>>>>>>>> cables, I want to keep the fourth cable for a test VDR.
>>>>>>>>> Reading about this I only see how to do it together with the
>>>>>>>>> Dynamite Plugin, is that correct that I must use that
>>>>>>>>> Plugin to get it to work for VDR?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I am currently running a plain VDR setup on Ubuntu, with very few
>>>>>>>>> plugins and had no need for the Dynamite Plugin
>>>>>>>>> up till now.
>>>>>>>>   You don't really need dynamite. If you want to omit the fourth
>>>>>>>> tuner (in kernel count order), you can start vdr with
>>>>>>>> the -D parameter (see vdr --help).
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>   vdr -D0 -D1 -D2 <other parameters as usual>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>>>> Lars.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Cheers Brian
>>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>> Hi Lars,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> OK I knew about this, but I thought that the Card/Tuners numbers
>>>>>>> could change
>>>>>>> from boot to boot. Are you saying that they will not change?
>>>>>>   If it's one bridge with 4 tuners, I doubt their order will change.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>   You may want to read about "device bonding", where you split one
>>>>>> cable on two tuners so they share polarisation and
>>>>>> band, but may be tuned to different transponders.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>   But I'm a cable user, I don't know much about it, just that there
>>>>>> are some people out there who use it successfully. :)
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> Lars.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Cheers Brian
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
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>>>>> Hi,
>>>>> thanks for the tips, unfotunately I ended up needing to keep using a
>>>>> FF Card for a short while.
>>>>>
>>>>> So I followed the CT tip and added a TT C-2300 Cable FF card that is
>>>>> not connected to cable at all.
>>>>> That part seems to work really well.
>>>>>
>>>>> Using the -D parameter in VDR I limited VDR to using the first 4 DVB
>>>>> Devices and this is what it gave me:
>>>>>
>>>>> Aug 11 11:09:31 localhost vdr: [936] frontend 0/0 provides
>>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK ("STV090x Multistandard")
>>>>> Aug 11 11:09:31 localhost vdr: [936] frontend 1/0 provides DVB-C with
>>>>> QAM16,QAM32,QAM64,QAM128,QAM256 ("ST STV0297 DVB-C")
>>>>> Aug 11 11:09:31 localhost vdr: [936] frontend 2/0 provides
>>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK ("STV090x Multistandard")
>>>>> Aug 11 11:09:31 localhost vdr: [936] frontend 4/0 provides
>>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK ("STV090x Multistandard")
>>>>>
>>>>> So tuners 1-3 of the Cine S2 and Duoflex are now in use. DBV device 1
>>>>> provides nothing but MPEG output.
>>>>>
>>>>> I guess I'll keep an eye on the DVB device ordering for a while to 
>>>>> see
>>>>> how it goes.
>>>>>
>>>>> Cheers Brian
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>>>> Hi,
>>>> well the DVB device numbering is not consistent:
>>>>
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  15:25   [995] frontend 3/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  15:25   [995] frontend 2/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  15:25   [995] frontend 1/0 provides DVB-C 
>>>> with
>>>> QAM16,QAM32,QAM64,QAM128,QAM256 (""ST STV0297 DVB"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  15:25   [995] frontend 0/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>>
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  05:10   [1018] frontend 3/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  05:10   [1018] frontend 2/0 provides DVB-C 
>>>> with
>>>> QAM16,QAM32,QAM64,QAM128,QAM256 (""ST STV0297 DV"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  05:10   [1018] frontend 1/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  05:10   [1018] frontend 0/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>>
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  06:52   [1080] frontend 3/0 provides DVB-C 
>>>> with
>>>> QAM16,QAM32,QAM64,QAM128,QAM256 (""ST STV0297 DV"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  06:52   [1080] frontend 2/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  06:52   [1080] frontend 1/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  06:52   [1080] frontend 0/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>>
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  19:16   [1015] frontend 3/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  19:16   [1015] frontend 2/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  19:16   [1015] frontend 1/0 provides DVB-C 
>>>> with
>>>> QAM16,QAM32,QAM64,QAM128,QAM256 (""ST STV0297 DV"
>>>> "VDR-Test-Cellar(SDA2):  19:16   [1015] frontend 0/0 provides
>>>> DVB-S,DVB-S2,DSS with QPSK (""STV090x Multistandard"")"
>>>>
>>>> Up till now it has not been a problem, the one without a cable must be
>>>> 4/0. Still I am wondering if this can be controlled?
>>>> Before VDR start unload the DVB drivers, then load DVBTTPCI first and
>>>> give it a short delay and then load DDBridge maybe?
>>>> Still, then is it then guaranteed that DDBridge will number its 4 
>>>> tuners
>>>> correctly?
>>>>
>>>> Cheers Brian
>>>>
>>>
>>> Do you tried udev rules for controlling multiple DVB device numbering?
>>>
>>> br,
>>> Arthur
>>>
>>>
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>> Arthur,
>> No. Please tell me how?
>> Cheers Brian
>>
>>
>
> At the moment I don't use it, but I found it from my archive.
> Attached file has been placed in the /etc/udev/rules.d folder in my 
> Slackware PC.
>
> br,
> Arthur
>
>
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Arthur, thanks very much

I'll only get around to trying it at the weekend though.

Cheers

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