[linux-dvb] S2API vs Multiproto vs TT 3200

hermann pitton hermann-pitton at arcor.de
Tue Oct 7 22:48:35 CEST 2008


Am Dienstag, den 07.10.2008, 20:52 +0200 schrieb Christophe Thommeret:
> Le Tuesday 07 October 2008 18:59:25 Manu Abraham, vous avez écrit :
> 
> > I do plan to have a port of the STB0899 + STV090x.
> 
> Hi Manu,
> 
> That's good news.
> 
> > The reason why i do 
> > say a port and still maintain multiproto:
> 
> Well, I really hope you won't join Markus desperate way of breaking Linux DVB 
> community.
> 
> > S2API is incapable of handling 
> > DVB-S2 ACM (with 16/32APSK) as it is, ie, doesn't support DVBFE_GET_INFO
> > for notification of MODCOD changes.
> >
> > Similar to a patch that i had posted for handling diversity some days?
> > back.
> >
> > With regards to the cx24116, this is of no concern as it doesn't support
> > 16/32APSK in any event.
> >
> > Or is there any bugfix to S2API which updates the DVBFE_GET_EVENT ioctl ?
> 
> S2API is now merged and thus is given to the whole community. And YOU are part 
> of this community, so the new API is yours also. If you want to submit 
> fixes/patches, you have of course the rights to do so, and if it's a good one 
> (and i'm pretty sure it will) i will second it for adoption.
> 
> Best Regards, Manu.
> 

--
Christophe Thommeret


Thanks to all, especially to Manu at this point.

There was never a conspiracy from any side,
just all that new hybrid and HDTV stuff ...

hermann





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