[vdr] Looking for DVB API documentation

Josef Wolf jw at raven.inka.de
Mon Apr 9 19:31:16 UTC 2018

Thanks for your reply, Klaus!

On Mo, Apr 09, 2018 at 04:51:25 +0200, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 09.04.2018 09:52, Josef Wolf wrote:
> >Hello everybody,
> >
> >I am looking for the DVB API documentation. I know there is
> >
> >   https://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/
> >
> >and
> >
> >   https://www.linuxtv.org/downloads/v4l-dvb-apis-new/uapi/dvb/dvbapi.html
> >
> >but the wiki states, the current API is v5. And there don't seem to exist any
> >information about API v5.
> Well, it says "Version 5.10" in that file!?

I've seen that, but the wiki on linuxtv.org states, the v5 library would work
with key/value pairs.

The second thing thta irritates me is that (for example) the diseqc structure
on this page still shows a length of 6 bytes. AFAIK, this would not be enough
for the unicable/JESS extensions?

> >PS: Is this the rigt list for such questions? A list for DVB specific topics
> >     (not vdr specific) don't seem to exist?
> You may want to try
>   http://vger.kernel.org/vger-lists.html#linux-media

Thanks! I'll check this.

Josef Wolf
jw at raven.inka.de

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