Gregoire Favre wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 02, 2008 at 07:32:13PM +0400, Manu Abraham wrote:
>> No, that seems silly. The DVB-S2 card works for DVB-S also. It should be 
>> able 
>> to use all the cards. Though you can't ask a DVB-S card to tune to DVB-S2,
>> that's all the limitation it poses.
> :-)
> I know DVB-S2 cards can do DVB-S that's the reason to force VDR to use
> DVB-S only cards for DVB-S before the DVB-S2 ones, which if you want a
> DVB-S2 channels, so is your DVB-S2 cards free.
> But one should get a way to tell VDR no to try to tune DVB-S2 channels
> on DVB-S card.

You can do that. In fact the application should do a DVBFE_GET_INFO. This will 
the capability of that specific driver. Based on the driver capabilities, issue 
a tuning
request. That way a tune will be attempted only on the capable device.

It is a simple check, though.


The patched version doesn't look at the device capability flags, before issuing 
a tune ?
Or is something else wrong/missing ?


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