[vdr] astra and hotbird

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Fri Apr 21 09:17:25 CEST 2006

Oliver Joa wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Apr 2006, Richard Lithvall wrote:
>> Oliver Joa wrote:
>>> hi,
>>> i want to use astra and hotbird, but i don't know how. what is the 
>>> easiest way? at the moment i have a quad-lnb for astra and two dvb-s 
>>> cards. i wanted to by a additional lnb for hotbird and put it 
>>> together on the satellite dish. but how do i have to connect it to 
>>> the computer? 
>> Use one diseqc per receiver (DVB-S card).
> and if i have a third card. does vdr know which card can use diseqc and 
> which not. is it possible to configure this?

The easiest way to have full support for multiple sat positions
and multiple DVB cards is to use a multiswitch.


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