Bug#565740: ITP: dvblast -- Simple and powerful dvb-streaming application
Rémi Duraffort <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: "Duraffort Rémi" <email@example.com>
> * Package name : dvblast
> Version : 1.1
> Upstream Author : Christophe Massiot
> * URL : http://www.videolan.org/projects/dvblast.html
> * License : GPLv2
> Programming Lang: C
> Description : Simple and powerful dvb-streaming application
> DVBlast is a simple and powerful streaming application based on the
> linux-dvb API. It opens a DVB device, tunes it, places PID filters,
> configures a CAM module, and demultiplexes the packets to several RTP
> DVBlast is designed to be the core of a custom IRD or CID, based on a
> PC with Linux-supported DVB cards.
> DVBlast does not do any kind of processing on the elementary streams,
> such as transcoding, PID remapping or remultiplexing. it does not
> stream from plain files, only DVB devices. If you were looking for
> these features, switch to VLC.
This is a bit heavy on acronyms -- maybe it would make the description
clearer for the layman if you expanded a few of them?
Andreas Rottmann -- <http://rotty.yi.org/>