[linux-dvb] scan-s2 and dvb-apps

Christophe Thommeret hftom at free.fr
Tue Feb 23 14:06:36 CET 2010

Le mardi 23 février 2010 12:36:13, Manu Abraham a écrit :
> Hi All,
> Recently, quite some people have been requesting for scan-s2 a simple
> scan application which has been hacked on top of the scan application
> as available in the dvb-apps tree, to be integrated/pulled in to the
> dvb-apps tree, after it's author moved on to other arenas.
> http://www.mail-archive.com/vdr@linuxtv.org/msg11125.html
> The idea initially was to have a cloned copy of scan as scan-s2.
> Now, on the other hand scan-s2 is much more like scan and similar
> functionality wise too.
> Considering the aspects, do you think, that it is worthwhile to have
> a) the scan-s2 application and the scan application as well integrated
> into the repository, such that they both live together
> or
> b) scan-s2 does things almost the same as scan2. scan can be replaced
> by scan-s2.
> What are your ideas/thoughts on this ?

I think S2 scanning should simply be added to scan.
My 2cents.

Christophe Thommeret

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