[linux-dvb] DVB file formats

Johannes Stezenbach js at linuxtv.org
Thu Jun 16 10:59:23 CEST 2005

On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 01:21:49AM +0200, Robert Schlabbach wrote:
> BTW, I don't like the term "transponder" as it is specific to satellite
> reception. Microsoft uses the term "locator" in their unified tuning model,
> and this seems more appropriate to me.

I don't like "locator" here.

MHP defines a "DVB-locator" which looks like "dvb://sid.tsid.onid"
(actually more complicated but I don't have the standard at hand). It
makes sense to call somthing which looks like an URL "locator".


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