[linux-dvb] Technotrend S2-3200 Scanning
awalls at radix.net
Sun May 18 21:44:59 CEST 2008
On Sun, 2008-05-18 at 14:57 +0200, Jelle De Loecker wrote:
> And when I give mplayer a go I get this:
> $ dvbstream -o | mplayer -
> dvbstream will stop after -1 seconds (71582788 minutes)
> Output to stdout
> Streaming 0 streams
> MPlayer 1.0rc2-4.2.3 (C) 2000-2007 MPlayer Team
> CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6600 @ 2.40GHz (Family:
> 6, Model: 15, Stepping: 6)
> CPUflags: MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 0 3DNow2: 0 SSE: 1 SSE2: 1
> Compiled with runtime CPU detection.
> mplayer: could not connect to socket
> mplayer: No such file or directory
> Failed to open LIRC support. You will not be able to use your
> remote control.
> Playing -.
> Reading from stdin...
> Cannot seek backward in linear streams!
> Seek failed
> Sorry for extensively testing your patience! I, too, wish it would
> have "just worked" :)
This "just worked" for me using mplayer with a digital video broadcast
from my HVR-1600 with the cx18 driver (I'm in ATSC country):
$ scandvb -A 1 -v -a 0 /usr/share/dvb-apps/atsc/us-ATSC-center-frequencies-8VSB \
$ cp channels.conf ~/.mplayer/channels.conf
$ mplayer dvb://WRC-1 -vf scale=960:540
The "scandvb" command name might be a rename by Fedora/Redhat of the
standard command name.
I had to use the '-vf scale=960:540' to display the 1080i content on my
1024 line display. Also note that mplayer sometimes wrongly decodes a52
audio (at least from ATSC streams) so it'll gripe every so often.
$ mplayer --help | head -1
MPlayer 1.0rc2-4.1.2 (C) 2000-2007 MPlayer Team
$ uname -rvi
126.96.36.199-80.fc7 #1 SMP Sun Feb 10 16:52:18 EST 2008 x86_64
> Thank you,
> Jelle De Loecker
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