[linux-dvb] Preset format

Andrew de Quincey adq_dvb at lidskialf.net
Wed Jul 20 03:11:49 CEST 2005


On Wednesday 20 July 2005 02:01, Kenneth Aafløy wrote:
> tirsdag 19. juli 2005, 19:31, skrev Andrew de Quincey:
> > Hi, I'm wanting to think about the presets file format now.... What about
> > this to kick things off:
> >
> > [presets]
> > version=0.1
> > name=...
> >
> > [p]
>
> [c] | [channel] or [s] | [service]?

hmm it was [p] for preset actually. Then you just use the GSID to key it into 
the multiplexes.conf file to get the actual service information.

> > gsid=...
> > name=...
> > icon=...
>
> Hmm, I'm pondering on the icon value, will anything be specified about
> those? Are we trying to make some generic channel icon specification that
> can be reused by other applications?
> Maybe it's best left to the application or a higher level library?

Not sure - someone suggested it might be a good idea, and it seems a sensible 
place to store it.

> > As discussed, if you want more than one group of presets, you simply have
> > more than one file.
>
> So those would be located in /etc/dvb/presets by default?
> Would libdvbcfg support managing those?

Yeah, I'll add support once we've sorted the format out.




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