[vdr] VDR with VLC (videolan)

Gavin Hamill gdh at acentral.co.uk
Wed Sep 7 13:36:45 CEST 2005

On Wednesday 07 September 2005 12:22, C.Y.M wrote:
> Juha-Matti Aho wrote:
> > I'm using v4l for grabbing so that there will be OSD also in the stream.
> What kind of card are you using? Can you provide the syntax used for VLC?

For v4l it needs to be a full-feature card.. that's how 'vdradmin' gets the 
'live tv' picture.

I've done similar work to stream the TV picture to my PDA over wifi :) Here 
are the commandlines I used:

One using v4l:

vlc --noaudio v4l:/dev/video:norm=pal:size=320x240 --sout 

one using streamdev:

vlc --noaudio --sout 

I think I was using Pocket VLC 0.7.2 but it might have been 'MVP' 


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