[linux-dvb] [PATCH] Add missing S2 caps flag to S2API

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Mon Nov 24 17:26:53 CET 2008


On 24.11.2008 17:14, Niels Wagenaar wrote:
> Op Ma, 24 november, 2008 16:59, schreef VDR User:
>> If the multiproto method is superior, which it certainly seems to be,
>> why can't that method be adopted into s2api?  It seems silly that this
>> problem hasn't been addressed in the conception of s2api.
>>
> 
> Is multiproto superior? Perhaps on several points it's indeed better or
> more complete. But then again, it was allready 2 years in development so
> it's bound to have additional enhancements which S2API doesn't have atm.
> 
> But then again, we're comparing multiproto with S2API which was build from
> the ground in just little over 3 months. So yeah, it doesn't have it all.
> 
>>From my personal POV. I think S2API isn't missing something concerning
> tuning. The latest VDR 1.7.0 patch (which I made available on 7-10), still
> works in my configuration. And I heard from several others that it works
> for them also. Even after updating the v4l repo to the latest editions. So
> DVB tuning works with S2API.
> 
> So, what we're missing are enhancements! Well, we can add that since it's
> OpenSource and all. So add it allready instead of complaining ;)

Well, I did - but apparently nobody cares... :-(

Klaus



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