[linux-dvb] [PATCH] 2 patches for dvb-apps gnutv

Andrea mariofutire at googlemail.com
Sat Jul 19 23:09:23 CEST 2008

Christoph Pfister wrote:
> Am Mittwoch 16 Juli 2008 22:28:33 schrieb Andrea:
> But I'll rework the first patch a bit (the sequence of revents <--> errno 
> check is already bogus) and commit them. And I really suggest you to use an 
> application like dvbstream which does its own buffering (at least I hope 
> so ;) - because it has never happened to me yet that the ringbuffer 

I've read the code of dvbstream and it does not use an other buffer,
it writes immediately to the output file, the same as gnutv.

> overflowed (and it shouldn't with sane applications).

It can happen to me when the output file is on a NAS via wireless network.
gnutv is very easy to use, lightweight, command line and saves subtitles too.

> Christoph



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