[vdr] primary DVB interface=2 with only one DVB card ?

Guy Roussin guy.roussin at teledetection.fr
Tue Dec 6 09:07:39 CET 2005

Thank you Luca,

Now i understand the behavior of vdr
with those plugins (dxr3, softdevice) and budget card.

I fix the problem of "Learning Remote Control Keys"
by adding a "-t /dev/tty8" to vdr parameters an learning
KBD in this console.

Thanks again,


Luca Olivetti a écrit :
> En/na Guy Roussin ha escrit:
>>My problem is that vdr says my
>>primary DVB interface = 2.
>>But i have only one budget card (skystar 2)
>>(tested with softdevice and dxr3).
> That's confusing but correct: "primary interface" is the one you see and
> interact with. Since you "see" vdr through softdevice/dxr3 either one of
> those is the primary interface. The skystar 2 would be interface 1, but
> that'll never be a primary interface.
>>Everytime i start vdr, it wants "Learning Remote
>>Control Keys". But remotes are already ok and run
>>fines (remote.conf is ok).
>>I suppose this behavior related to primary
>>DVB interface = 2 ?
> I don't think so.
> Bye

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