[linux-dvb] dvb-apps questions

Chris Malarky chris at malarky.org
Wed Jun 6 11:59:11 CEST 2007


On Wed, 2007-06-06 at 19:20 +1000, Paul wrote:
> so femon and tzap work together? ahhh

They are both separate programs, but the data they report comes from the
same source.

> Actually the big picture is I want to write a script which I can log these values in a 
> database so I can gather info on my signal and reception etc..

tzap behaves just like any other *nix utility with regards to return
values, so something like this should work:

if 'tzap -x ...'
    # Tuning successful - monitor signal strength
    femon -h -c ...
    # Tuning failed...

Chris Malarky
chris at malarky dot org

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