On 29/10/2009, Petri Helin <phe...@googlemail.com> wrote:
> I have an USB DVB-C card (Reddo dvb-c, actually a relabelled Tongshi box),
> which works very well with the current Linux driver excluding channels with
> QAM-256 modulation. Would it be easy to check FE_CAN_QAM_256 in vdr before
> trying to use a device to tune to a particular channel? In such a case I
> could deactivate FE_CAN_QAM_256 in the drivers. I am using VDR 1.7.9, if it
> makes a difference.
> Of course at the moment the proper solution would be to modify the
> channels.conf to se a preselected card to tune to a particular channel, but
> in this case there are two drawbacks with it. 1) I have more than one card
> that I can use for QAM-256 channels and would like to use them all, and 2)
> channels woth QAM-256 are also encrypted and I have yet to figure out how to
> set both the CA code and the number of the card in the "Conditional access"
> parameter in the channels.conf.
> Actually now that I think of it... How about separating the explicit card
> selection and conditional access by introducing a new paremeter in the
> channels.conf that could be used to preselect the card(s) that can tune to
> the selected channel?
Is this not related to the sourcecap patch?
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