[vdr] playing with streamdev

Gavin Hamill gdh at acentral.co.uk
Wed Feb 23 10:05:06 CET 2005

On Wednesday 23 February 2005 09:02, tony wrote:
> Hello,
> After RTFM I can't understand how to read a stream using VDR -> VDR
> client on a different machine.
> I have installed VDR and vdr-xine on the client machine but how do I run
> VDR on a machine with no DVB card? Do I have to modprobe the DVB
> modules? What do I do to attach the VDR streamdev client to the stream?

When you load the streamdev-client plugin, it registers itself with VDR as a 
DVB-capable of giving it a digital TV feed. If you can get vdr-xine working, 
then you also have the 'primary device' needed for video output :)


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