[linux-dvb] A correction on nasty stupid MRecs statements about hybrid tuners /em28xx-dvb

Julian tempura at internode.on.net
Thu May 17 02:38:38 CEST 2007

Hi, Im not a developer either.
On Wed, 16 May 2007, Uwe Bugla wrote:
> Hi,
> > > Markus Rechberger said on Monday, May 16th, 16:36:
> > > „TUNER_SET_TYPE_ADDR, seems to break with that approach, it's possible
> > > to change the tuner type on the fly with it.
> > > There have been some devices around which for example use an xc3028
> > > for analogue TV and a qt1010 for DVB-T, so in that case we wouldn't
> > > like the xc3028 hybrid tuner module to attach to the DVB part."
> This is perfect nonsense!
> A small look at www.bttv-gallery.de says quite clear, that both the xc3028
> and the qt1010 tuners / demodulators are BUT ANALOGUE ONES. NONE of those
> two is capable to offer DVB-T functions, proven by facts @bttv-gallery.
> Tuners / demodulators that offer DVB-T functions are for example the MT352
> or the ZL10353.
This is nonsense.
> In so far (i. e. as the author called Mrechberger obviously does not know
> what he is saying or doing) I would suggest to throw his 9000 lines of code
> into the next available trash box without return ticket.
> What a waste of space giving such a team incapable man a personal
> repository for his nonsense experiments!
> No cent for this crap! No cent for this pig-headed politician!
Not nice.
I use mrecs repo and actually prefer it. I give mrec 100% credit for
1. Proposing and idea.
2. actually DOING IT,
3. it works.


> Regards
> Uwe

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