[linux-dvb] Writing DVB Software - couple questions

Hamish Moffatt hamish at cloud.net.au
Wed Feb 23 08:57:30 CET 2005


On Wed, Feb 23, 2005 at 03:59:01AM +0100, Robert Schlabbach wrote:
> From: "Hamish Moffatt" <hamish at cloud.net.au>
> > I think that's rubbish. Each DVB vendor card has their own drivers and
> > API. They supply TV viewing software and you are stuck with it; you
> > can't switch to another vendor's TV watching app.
> 
> That's not true anymore. The "BDA minidriver" model is becoming
> increasingly established on the Windows platform, and there are already
> several PVR applications which can use BDA drivers (e.g. ShowShifter).

OK, that's good to know. This never happened for analog tuners on
Windows as far as I'm aware.

Hamish
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