[vdr] Two different types of DVB card

Mika Laitio lamikr at pilppa.org
Mon Oct 20 22:02:30 CEST 2008

> Can VDR handle two different types of DVB card at once? I've got two
> different makes of DVB-T card at the moment, which is fine because they
> share one channels.conf, but I'm thinking of replacing one with DVB-S
> for HD. Can VDR assign a different channels.conf to each card and merge
> the channels list for the EPG?

You can add both the dvb-t and dvb-s channels to same channel.conf.
VDR is smart enough to recognize for which channels it needs to use dvb-t 
and for which it needs to use dvb-s card.

I am currenlty for example using hvr-1300 (dvb-t) and hvr-4000 (dvb-s) 
just fine with vdr-1.6.0.


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