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Banana Pro Blueprints by Tony Zhang, Ruediger Follmann

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Video Disk Recorder (VDR)

Klaus Schmidinger's VDR (http://www.tvdr.de) is a very popular software that's used to watch TV. Using a DVB stick or card, VDR provides a full-featured hard disk recorder for terrestrial (DVB-T), cable (DVB-C), or satellite (DVB-S) television. In this chapter, we will compile VDR from sources, including all its prerequisites.

Setting display settings

This chapter assumes a running X-desktop environment using the xf86-video-fbturbo driver (Chapter 1, Introduction to Banana Pro). In the first step, we set the television output to the full HD (1920x1080) progressive mode. Later on, we will add a deinterlacer to libvdpau. This deinterlaver will enhance picture quality for interlaced video content. Make sure that your /boot/uEnv.txt ...

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