[linux-dvb] How to get program information

Stefano Zanin stefano.zanin at visionee.com
Fri Mar 31 09:08:22 CEST 2006


Hello
 Thanks a lot!
I think that your links will be useful! :-)

Ok, I think to know how parse the SDT.

The set top box is a real one based on a mips processor.

I'm developing the software using the linux-dvb driver inside the kernel.

Thanks

Regards
Stefano
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Marcel Siegert wrote:

>On Thursday 30 March 2006 10:15, Stefano Zanin wrote:
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>>Hello
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>hi,
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>>  I'm developing a dvb-t set top box. I'm new in this field. Someone 
>>could help me?
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>that's what this list is for partially :)
>what is the dvb-t set top box based on? 
>pc? or is it a real one?
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>>Following the examples downloaded form the web-site I'm able to see the 
>>dvb-t transmissions.
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>>Now I would like to get some information about the transmitted programs 
>>i.e.: the name of the tv program and a brief description.
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>i would like you to read up in 
>a) iso 13818-1 
>b) ETSI 300468 (v 1.7.1)  Service Information in DVB Systems
>c) TR 101211 (v1.4.1) Guidelines of Implementation and Usage of Service Information (SI)
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>b & c are available at www.etsi.org
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>>Have you idea if I must use some section filters to get this kind of 
>>informations? Or I get these informations in another way?
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>yes, you must filter the SDT. After receiption of section(s) parse them.
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>>Could you tell me if there are some docs that explain me how to solve 
>>this problem?
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>>Thanks a lot
>>Stefano
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>regards
>marcel
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>p.s.: are you going to develop also the software? or is it just to check the drivers?
>       maybe you are able to provide us with some more info?
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