[Ffmpeg-devel] opening /dev/dvb/adapter0/dvr0 Streams with ffmpeg

Nico Sabbi nicola_sabbi
Thu Jun 1 23:52:14 CEST 2006

Sebastian Heymann wrote:

> Hello List,
> i am currently trying to open a dvb-t stream with an ffmpeg-driven 
> application.
> my code is heavily based on ffplay, so i will not bother you with code 
> posts.
> i lock my dvb-device to a channel with 'tzap -r "channelName" ' and 
> after that i can
> watch it with mplayer or something on /dev/dvb/adapter0/dvr0
> ffplay and my app dont like the stream at all. if i dump the device to 
> a file
> and then play the file, everything is just fine.
> setting the format to "mpegvideo" results in some very errorfilled 
> blurry output
> of the video. if i try launching it without "mpegvideo" format set, 
> the app freezes.
> can somebody please help me.
> my think that read-buffer could solve my problem. am i right with 
> this, or do you have any other
> idea.
> thanks in advance,
> sebastian

add pid 0 and pmt_pid to the list of pids in ~/.tzap/channels.conf

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