[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] access: dvb: scan: add basic support for DVB-T dvbv5 lists

Francois Cartegnie fcvlcdev at free.fr
Mon Apr 11 17:24:59 CEST 2016

Le 11/04/2016 17:20, Rémi Denis-Courmont a écrit :
> Le 2016-04-11 16:55, Francois Cartegnie a écrit :
>> Le 11/04/2016 16:34, Devin Heitmueller a écrit :
>>> On a related note, doesn't it make more sense to add support for
>>> libdvbv5 rather than introducing your own parser and scanning
>>> framework?  While the library is currently GPL rather than LGPL, Mauro
>>> has suggested a willingness to relicense it to LGPL if needed by some
>>> open source application.
>> Two reasons:
>> * Not available for Windows.
> Nor is the old DVB plugin and scanning code.

So fixing the scanning code (even if it's only bound to linux dvbv3
module right now) to be able to handle both linux/windows frontends (and
read tuning files on windows platforms) is useless ?

The other way is to fork libdvbv5 and port it to windows systems.


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