[vdr] rotorng broken with 1.7.27 - any changes to vdr core / kernel?

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de
Thu Oct 25 16:32:24 CEST 2012

On 25.10.2012 13:49, Morfsta wrote:
> Hi Klaus,
> I fixed the problem I had with rotorng, it was a problem with a YAVDR
> patch and also your changes to ChannelMonitor.

What "ChannelMonitor"?
There is no such thing in VDR.

> I'm trying to get my head around the VDR function
> cDVBTuner::ExecuteDiseqc to try and remove the requirement for a patch
> for VDR core in future.
> If I would like to send a FE_DISEQC_SEND_MASTER_CMD from a plugin, how
> would I write the code to do this from inside the plugin? Is this
> possible?

cDvbTuner is local to dvbdevice.c, and cDvbTuner::ExecuteDiseqc() is private.
So I'm afraid you can't do this without a patch.


> I am trying to setup a cDiseqc object but don't know how to build it
> just to be able to send a raw command of type dvb_diseqc_master_cmd.
> Any help you would be able to give me would be much appreciated and
> would hopefully move this plugin forward. I'm not a C++ developer,
> more a code hacker so please be gentle! ;-)
> Many Thanks,
> Morfsta
> On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 9:29 AM, Morfsta <morfsta at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Oct 12, 2012 at 3:31 PM, Klaus Schmidinger
>> <Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de> wrote:
>>> I'm afraid I can't think of anything obvious.
>>> Could you try using versions 1.7.13 thru 1.7.27 in turn to see
>>> which version introduced the problem?
>> Thanks Klaus, I will dig into it.
>> I suspect it could be related to some changes in YAVDR but I will
>> build a vanilla VDR(s) at some stage and test it with that too.

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