[linux-dvb] Writing DVB Software - couple questions

Wolfgang Wegner wolfgang at leila.ping.de
Wed Feb 23 01:08:15 CET 2005

On Tue, Feb 22, 2005 at 04:59:05PM -0700, Andrew Hakman wrote:
> adjusting, and from talking to people that use commercial equipment,
> the BER seems to be the most important figure (which makes sense to me
> as well).

hmm... compared to signal strength - yes. compared to SNR - no. (IMHO)
you can get big variations in SNR until the first errors appear,
so e.g. for antenna pointing, SNR seems to be more meaningful to me.

However, this also depends on which type of modulation you look at...

> Andrew


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