[linux-dvb] South America visible satellites

Christoph Pfister christophpfister at gmail.com
Mon Dec 31 18:29:48 CET 2007


Hi Mauro,

2007/12/28, Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab at infradead.org>:
>
> Hi Christoph,
>
> I'm enclosing an updated list of Satellites that are visible here in Brazil.
> Probably, this list is the same for all South America countries.
>
> I've generated this list from a Brazilian satellite site[1]. The
> list were updated today.
>
> Most of the diff are new files. There are some satellites over Atlantic Ocean
> that have some transponders for Americas (like HispaSat). On those cases, I
> preferred to add the newer transponders at the existing file.
>
> The diff file were generated against the latest dvb-apps version. Since you are
> the one currently updating it, I prefer if you check and apply, if ok.

The patch is ok apart from a little problem: "L" and "R" for circular
polarization isn't understood by most (all?) scan apps, so I changed
them to their equivalents "H" and "V" (although it isn't the same it
results in the same commands sent to the dish).

> [1] http://www.brasilsatdigital.com.br
>
> Cheers,
> Mauro

Thanks very much,

Christoph



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