[vdr] diseqc.conf with different lines for each frontend
Sergio Daniel Gomez
sergiogomez at tostado.com.ar
Fri Feb 8 03:01:17 CET 2013
El 07/02/13 18:36, Teemu Suikki escribió:
> I have vdr 1.7.27, from yavdr 0.5.
> I have two frontends, one has fixed dish to 1.0W and other is a
> motorized dish than can tune any satellite.
> I have tried rotorng plugin, but I see that it's entirely possible to
> let VDR do the dish control with diseqc.conf.. this is my diseqc.conf file:
> S1.0W 11700 V 9750 v t
> S1.0W 99999 V 10600 v T
> S1.0W 11700 H 9750 V t
> S1.0W 99999 H 10600 V T
> S1.0W 11700 V 9750 t W15 [E0 31 6B 19] W15 v t
> S1.0W 99999 V 10600 t W15 [E0 31 6B 19] W15 v T
> S1.0W 11700 H 9750 t W15 [E0 31 6B 19] W15 V t
> S1.0W 99999 H 10600 t W15 [E0 31 6B 19] W15 V T
> S13.0E 11700 V 9750 t W15 [E0 31 6B 13] W15 v t
> S13.0E 99999 V 10600 t W15 [E0 31 6B 13] W15 v T
> S13.0E 11700 H 9750 t W15 [E0 31 6B 13] W15 V t
> S13.0E 99999 H 10600 t W15 [E0 31 6B 13] W15 V T
> (other satellites here too, just two shown)
> This works well. VDR moves the dish, works with rotorng disabled.
> But the problem is, VDR seems to prefer frontend 2 for some reason. If
> frontend 2 is tuned to S13.0E and I switch to channel on S1.0W, I have
> to wait for the dish to turn.. Frontend 1 would have been tuned already!
> It's worse if there is a timer recording on S1.0W. VDR chooses frontend
> 2 even if there is only one recording going. Then I can't switch to
> other satellites at all, the only moving dish is stuck to S1.0W..
> Now, the obvious solution is to remove S1.0W from frontend2 config.. But
> then frontend2 can't help if there's duplicate timers on S1.0W.
> Is there any way to make frontend1 higher priority, so it would be used
> first if it can tune?
> Teemu Suikki
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> vdr at linuxtv.org
Hi, maybe you can add a fake sat in souces.conf to your fixed dish, for
example S1.1W, and use S1.0W to your rotor.
I used something like this and work perfect.
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