[vdr] Hauppauge PVR-HD and IPTV plugin

Rolf Ahrenberg rahrenbe at cc.hut.fi
Mon Feb 8 22:46:58 CET 2010

On Mon, 8 Feb 2010, Rob Davis wrote:

> I tried to put /dev/video0 as a file but couldn't get anything out of
> VDR... Saying that I'm pretty sure I removed the h264 VDR patch since
> coming to the US.  I'm running VDR 1.6 instead of 1.7 as I know what I'm
> doing better with it in Gentoo..

Well, it seems that /dev/video0 won't output TS stream, so the FILE 
protocol unfortunately isn't suitable.

> Would there be a way to watch a file and call a script?  That way I can
> execute an external channel changer depending on parameter and then dump
> the output to a fifo..

Not at this momenta and the pvrinput plugin seems much nicer approch for 


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