[vdr] Allocating Channels to Specific Devices

syrius.ml at no-log.org syrius.ml at no-log.org
Tue Oct 4 21:25:26 CEST 2005

Morfsta <morfsta at irmplc.com> writes:

> Hi,
> Could anyone tell me if its possible to allocate channels to be played 
> only through specific DVB devices
> This would be useful in my system as I have a TT Premium DVB-S and a 
> Skystar 2. The TT premium obviously can't handle HDTV so when I select a 
> HDTV channel I would prefer it only to be handled by the Skystar card and 
> not the TT premium.
> Its rather like the 'sourcecaps' patch but channel based rather than
> satellite based.

You can use the CA field in channels.conf to select the device
required to "display" the channel. (as explained in 'man 5 vdr')


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