[vdr] VDR with S2API

Goga777 goga777 at bk.ru
Sat Dec 6 17:55:56 CET 2008

Приветствую, Klaus

does your vdr-1.7.1-s2api.diff good for vdr 1.7.0 ?

> The attached patch is what I've gathered from various postings
> regarding adapting VDR to the S2API driver API (thanks to
> Igor M. Liplianin, Niels Wagenaar and Edgar Hucek - did I forget anybody?).
> Since the S2SAPI doesn't provide a way of determining whether
> a DVB-S device supports DVB-S2 (at least I didn't find any),
> you need to apply the second attached patch to the driver
> in order to impelement a new capability flag that reports
> the availability of DVB-S2 support.
> If you don't want to patch the driver, you can change the line
>   case FE_QPSK: frontendType = (frontendInfo.caps & FE_CAN_2ND_GEN_MODULATION) ? SYS_DVBS2 : SYS_DVBS; break;
> in dvbdevice.c to avoid FE_CAN_2ND_GEN_MODULATION. Either set frontendType permanently
> to SYS_DVBS or SYS_DVBS2, depending on what you have.
> So far DVB-S and DVB-S2 appears to tune fine.
> DVB-C is completely untested.
> With DVB-T tuning doesn't work, even though my TDA10046H based DVB-T card
> does work with the S2API driver under VDR 1.6.0.
> So for the moment I would appreciate if people could test DVB-T
> tuning and check whether maybe I made some silly mistake in the
> DVB-T tuning code.

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