[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 Moffatt VK3SB <hamish at debian.org> <hamish at cloud.net.au>

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