[vdr] Avoiding the tuner on a broken FF card

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Sun Aug 7 19:02:58 CEST 2005

Gavin Hamill wrote:
> Hi :) 
> I have a FF DVB-C and a budget DVB-C, (they're both ves1820 devices) and the 
> tuner on the FF card is v unreliable - I would like to avoid using it 
> entirely.
> Is there a magic one-line hack for VDR to bypass the device-selection logic 
> and always use a specific device, and hence always force transfer mode from 
> the budget card to the MPEG decoder on the FF card?

The attached oneline patch causes dvb device 0 to look like a card with 
unknown frontend type, so VDR shouln't know how to use it. Untested.

Anssi Hannula

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