[vdr] Re: VDR prefers my CI DVB device for recordings and blocks it unnecessarily

Jörn Reder joern at zyn.de
Mon Aug 21 21:57:13 CEST 2006

Udo Richter wrote:

> > It makes no sense that a CAM budget card is always used to
> > record a free channel, which makes it impossible to view and/or record 
> > encrypted channels at the same time. A CAM is a valuable resource, 
> > wasting it is obviously a bad idea.
> What if the FF card is the only one with the CAM?

Doesn't matter. If a CAM is not needed for a particular recording, than
any card not having a CAM should be preferred, regardless whether it's a
budget or FF card.



Think before you code. And while you're doing it probably won't hurt. ;)
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