[vdr] Motorised dish tuning delays and vdr

Luca Olivetti luca at ventoso.org
Sun Apr 3 19:24:48 CEST 2005

Seppo Ingalsuo wrote:
> Seppo Ingalsuo wrote:
>> I wonder if I should try to hack diseqc.conf parsing to wait for some 
>> time per each required degree for motor turn to avoid issuing the dvb 
>> tuning command too early. 
> That works well when combined with your patches! The hack also gives 
> possibility to drive motor close to final position with high LNB voltage 
> to get faster movement. I'm curious if the rotor plugin does similar 
> thing (not suitable for me because I'm using a legacy positioner)? As 
> far as I understand two way communication is supported in diseqc 2.0 
> while most diseqc positioners are only 1.2 so some kind of  blind delay 
> for waiting motor is required.

I suppose. Since I'm using a "real legacy" ;-) positioner (no diseqc 
involved at all), I know the position of the dish.

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