[mythtv] Re: [mythtv-commits] Re: Ticket #368: Teletext patch for DVB/IVTV cards

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Mon Dec 12 22:17:38 EST 2005

On Mon, 2005-12-12 at 21:27 -0500, George Nassas wrote:
> On 12-Dec-05, at 6:52 PM, MythTV wrote:
> >  This adds decoding for field 2 w/ivtv, so we can now decode XDS.
> >  XDS tells you about the channel, program name, V-Chip, time, etc.
> Wouldn't the program name be very useful for people in Australia? There 
> are so many posts about how their networks never keep to a schedule. 
> Now you could have the recorder watch for changes in the XDS info. My 
> channels are pretty consistent so I'm not as motivated to add something 
> like this but I thought I'd throw it out there.

I believe XDS is a NTSC only feature, VPS is something similar in PAL.

-- Daniel

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