[vdr] [Feature request] Always prefer DolbyDigital-track

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Wed Nov 2 09:25:09 CET 2005

Antti Hartikainen wrote:
> On Wed, 2 Nov 2005, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>> Antti Hartikainen wrote:
>>>  Hi.
>>>  I'll repeat myself as it seems that nobody read my last message 
>>> posted few
>>>  weeks ago.
>>>  I can't find feature that prefers always Dolby Digital/DTS track, even
>>>  there it's not preferred language (on dolby digital), and there is MPEG
>>>  track in preferred languages.
>>>  Some channels (like canal+) has 4 MPEG audio tracks (fin, swe, nor, 
>>> dan)
>>>  and one DD-track (which is eng or nor, depending on channel). I have 2
>>>  preferred languages; finnish as primary and english as secondary. VDR
>>>  always chooses finnish MPEG-audio as default audio track. Setting
>>>  norwegian as preferred track is not an option, as there are many 
>>> mpeg-only
>>>  channels that have norwegian audio. Setting english as primary language
>>>  worked for such channels that have dolby track as "english" language.
>> What about contacting the provider and asking them why they don't
>> set the language code for the DD track correctly?
> What if it is correctly? =)
> So there is 2 same languages, other in MPEG (total of 4 different) and 
> other in AC3 (only one track).

Then VDR would take the proper DD track if you have previously switched to
a DD track ;-)


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