[vdr] FW: [ANNOUNCE] DVB API improvements

Goga777 goga777 at bk.ru
Sat Sep 27 21:24:35 CEST 2008

> > It's official, the people from V4L have voted for the usage of the S2API proposal to be the future for new DVB API
> > improvements (see the official announcement at the bottom) within the V4L tree. Currently S2API is in a real
> > speed-train and new devices are added very rapidly. Only the devices currently in Multiproto and written by Manu
> > Abraham are not yet ported. Also people are allready busy with patches for Kaffeine (allready done) and MythTV (not
> > seen yet, but it's WIP according to a post on the linux-dvb mailinglist).
> > 
> > So, this should mean that VDR 1.7.x should focus on S2API because of the obvious reasons. Has anybody started on a
> > patch of somekind to include S2API in VDR 1.7.0 or 1.7.1? Mainly I was thinking of doing it myself (I have a Hauppauge
> > WinTV-NOVA-HD-S2 which is allready supported in S2API) in the hope to have it working in the next weekend. But if it's
> > allready done or in progress, then I would like to use my time for something else ;)
> Any progress sofar ?
> I also wonder about the H.264 extension...

do you mean h264 patch for vdr 1.7.1 ?


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