[vdr] VDR Development

Udo Richter udo_richter at gmx.de
Mon Sep 8 21:26:27 CEST 2008

Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 09/07/08 19:42, Clemens Kirchgatterer wrote:
>> ...
>> i always wondered why dvb support was directly compiled in while other
>> back and frontends were supposed to be plugins. this clearly leaves a
>> sign that dvb is the "preferd" plattform.
> Well, it was the first one - long before there even was a plugin interface.

Maybe this is worth another thought: In times of DVBAPI, Multiproto and 
S2API, a separated DVB plugin could easily be split into three flavors. 
And a core VDR that is no longer dependent on Linux kernel interfaces 
would be a lot more portable too.



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