[linux-dvb] a strange EIT Section

Felix Domke tmbinc at elitedvb.net
Tue Jun 21 13:59:28 CEST 2005


Patrick Boettcher wrote:
>> So the section should IMHO never appeared into userspace. Sure it's
>> right to be prepared for invalid sections (and drop them), but in this
>> case, I suspect a driver/hardware bug.
>> Does the hardware use hardware section filtering?
> No, this section was received using a budget Card (AirStar2). Parsing
> was done by the linux dvb demuxer.
> I received a lot of valid (parsable) sections before. This faulty
> section (and others) I got, when the signal went through a normal
> loss/regain process.
Of course there's always the 1:16 possibility to skip a multiple of 16
packets on that pid, so the CC will give a failse match.

Does it happen all the time after a signal regain or only very few times?

Felix




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