[mythtv] DVB: Heads up! PS format deprecated - TS now used by
reidjr at btclick.com
Sun Sep 18 16:36:53 UTC 2005
>> Did I miss somthing or does this mean that MythTV is moving away from supporting Hardware decoding SAT cards like the skystar1 ? As far as I know they dont(or didnt) support TS recording only PS ?
Looks like I was mistaken on this. The Skystar1 cards _can_ record in TS
mode, in myth, they are simply incapable of recording the raw original TS.
There is one bug though, the current (?) dvbrecorder.cpp does a check
for hardware_decoding, and then ensures that only one Audio, and one
Video PID is selected. But if you then choose TS, dvbrecorder.cpp fails
to check for multiple subtitles and multiple teletext / AC3. On my setup
if i use TS, choosing BBC prime on hotbird selects 1 audio, 1 video,
and 6 subtitles, and myth segfaults. As long as there is only one
Teletext, or one subtitle pid present then all is well.
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