[vdr] Dolby digital - recording and DVD plugin

devzero mail at dev0.sytes.net
Sun Jun 26 20:22:45 CEST 2005

Anssi Hannula schrieb:

Well, I have the same problem, but there is no way atm I think.
I think the last VDR version where u can select "Record AC3 or so" is 
1.3.17, there is a patch for newer ones in vdr-portal, but this doesnt 
work for me.. any one else suggestions?

> Matthias Fechner wrote:
>> Hi,
>> i checked the documentation now and i found, if i set Use Dolby
>> Digital to no, no dolby digital audio is recorded anymore.
>> But to see a dvd with DD without DD equipment, it seems that i need to
>> disable it.
>> Is it possible to record movies with DD, but dont replay it with DD?
>> (maybe a new option in VDR?)
> The Dolby Digital switch in the options does just that.
> However dvd plugin uses this wrong, and it should be fixed. It should 
> offer the audio tracks (DD and non-DD) for the vdr as different 
> tracks, so that vdr could choose the right one.

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