Revision as of 10:07, 28 March 2006 by Braice
Mumudvb is a program who can redistribute stream from DVB on a network, in multicast. It's main feature is to take a whole transponder and put each channel on different multicast IP.
For further information see : http://mumudvb.braice.net/
* Can show reception level when streaming * To make a list of channels in real time (can be used to make SAP announces) * Can deamonize and write his own pid in a file * The program can kill himself if he receives no data from the card * The program stops trying tuning after a configurable timeout * The main fonctionality : stream channels from a transponder on different multicast IPs * Can stream the same pid on different channels (multicast Ip) * Functionnal support of DVB-T * Always send mandatory pids * Mandatory pids are : * PAT (0): Program Association Table * NIT (16) : Network Information Table : It is intended to provide information about the physical network. * SDT (17) : Service Description Table : the SDT contains data describing the services in the system e.g. names of services, the service provider, etc. * EIT (18) : Event Information Table : the EIT contains data concerning events or programmes such as event name, start time, duration, etc. * TDT (20): Time and Date Table : the TDT gives information relating to the present time and date.This information is given in a separate table due to the frequent updating of this information. * mumudvb automatically suscribe to all multicast groups (IGMP membership request) in order to avoid some switches to broadcast all channels. * The program can rewrite the PAT Pid in order to announce only present channels (useful for set-top boxes) * This is an experimental feature (03/2006) and dont rewrite Pat Pids larger than 188 bytes