[vdr] Understanding AC-3

Rob Davis rob at davis-family.info
Fri Sep 3 14:44:15 CEST 2010

On 02/09/10 13:35, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote:
> On Thu, 2 Sep 2010, Rob Davis wrote:
>> How do you go about understanding AC-3 within a VDR context?
>> (apart from reading up on it online - which now has my head spinning).
> The current ATSC AC-3 support requires the 'A' source type for channels
> and therefore VDR never use ATSC hacks for any pvrinput channel. A quick
> and dirty hack would be adding an additional check for the pvrinput
> source type into cChannel::IsAtsc().

Thanks Rolf,

I took out the ATSC check in pat.c and now the hd-pvr channel is 
updating correctly.  I don't know why the hd-pvr is also trying to use 
type 0x81 instead of 6.


Rob Davis

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