[linux-dvb] What do you think of mpsys library ? (for ca_zap)

Johannes Stezenbach js at linuxtv.org
Sat Apr 2 00:01:15 CEST 2005

Manu Abraham wrote:
> Eventhough the very first version of ca_zap (not the one that i sent you 
> recently, but the one i sent you long back maybe a few months back, i 
> think around November/December) was based on mpsys and was not too happy 
> due to the generated code.
> Since i have changed ca_zap's dependency from mpsys, i don't have to 
> worry about that aspect anymore.
> What i would prefer is since it has been quite some work on libsi (which 
> is very small), That could go ahead..

It depends on where the development is going. IMHO ca_zap should
stay a small tool similar to szap, so if it works now with libsi,
why would you want to change that?
OTOH if you (or someone else) wants to write a larger dvb library,
then why reimplement all of SI parsing if there are exisiting libs for it?
(I don't know if mpsys is good, haven't looked at it in detail.)


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