[mythtv] Re: State of DVB ATSC
rtjacob at earthlink.net
Mon Mar 28 18:22:17 UTC 2005
Quoting John Patrick Poet <john at BlueSkyTours.com>:
> This last weekend, I turned my frontend into a slave backend, and installed
> my old HD-2000 card. I decided to use the DVB drivers because I wanted to
> use the 2.6.11 kernel.
> Everything went real smooth, but I ended up with "duplicate" channels.
> Zap2it returns the channel callsigns one way, the the DVD scan returned them
> slightly different:
Yes thats still the case for now..
> KOBDT vs. KOB-DT
> KRQEDT vs KRQE-DT
> KNMEDT vs KNME-HD
With these did the major and minor numbers match? I am trying to decide how I
want to do handle the fuzzy name matching in mythfilldatabase.. I haven't
investigated my local channels on zap2it for a while, so I don't know how bad
the data is for OTA HD there or not..
> I went into mysql and updated the information in the zap2it channel entries
> to contain the information that the DVD driver needs. I then deleted all
> the channels that the DVD scan generated. Everything is now working
> > >
> > >>* Does recording capture PCR on channels where it's on a separate PID?
> > > blame it at this point is mpegts.c.. If you do i'd love to get you to do
> > > testing..
> > I do not. John Poet does, or did at one point.
> I actually forgot to test that channel, after getting the DVD driver working
> with the HD-2000 card. Taylor, if you want to what I have to deal with, I
> talk about it here:
There is no reference to PCR PIDs being seperate from teh Video PID in that
thread.. That seems to only cover a major/minor channel numbering issue that
doesn't affect the DVB drivers database layout..
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