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Re: CVS commit: src/share/man/man4
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 01:31:50PM +0100, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 05:58:02AM +0000, Jukka Ruohonen wrote:
> > Module Name: src
> > Committed By: jruoho
> > Date: Tue Aug 30 05:58:02 UTC 2011
> > Modified Files:
> > src/share/man/man4: bktr.4
> > Log Message:
> > Note that bktr(4) is not part of the dtv(4) infrastructure.
> > XXX: This driver should be converted (or even bluntly removed, given the
> > lack of general third-party software support).
> It is supported by "pkgsrc/multimedia/fxtv" which the last time I had
> an analog TV feed worked well enough to watch TV.
Yes, I know there may be few, largely "irrelevant" (old, non-maintained?),
programs that may work with it. But the major ones in this field -- be it
mplayer, MythTV, VDR, Kaffeine, VLC, Totem, you name it -- won't work.
The open source scene in this field has made some big leaps. That's why we
have dtv(4) and FreeBSD has "Cuse4BSD". Old BSD-specific solutions have no
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