[linux-dvb] Now and next info

Luca Olivetti luca at ventoso.org
Wed Jul 25 20:15:05 CEST 2007

En/na Peter Maersk-Moller ha escrit:
> Hi
> Does anyone have a link to specs on how to decode 'now and next'
> information available in a DVB stream ?
> Does anyone know if VDR can do this (yes it is more vdr question) ?

Yes, it can (if the broadcaster is transmitting the information). Some 
(most?) german stations broadcast the epg for a full week, not only the 
now & next.

> WinTV/Happauge have these popups that shows what is being whatch right
> now and what is coming next.
> Is any of the 'now and next' info precise enough to use for cutting
> clips or is precise with a couple of seconds/minutes ?

it depends on the broadcaster.


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