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  26
  27<book id="media_api">
  28<bookinfo>
  29<title>LINUX MEDIA INFRASTRUCTURE API</title>
  30
  31<copyright>
  32        <year>2009-2011</year>
  33        <holder>LinuxTV Developers</holder>
  34</copyright>
  35
  36<legalnotice>
  37
  38<para>Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify
  39this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License,
  40Version 1.1 or any later version published by the Free Software
  41Foundation. A copy of the license is included in the chapter entitled
  42"GNU Free Documentation License"</para>
  43</legalnotice>
  44
  45</bookinfo>
  46
  47<toc></toc> <!-- autogenerated -->
  48
  49<preface>
  50        <title>Introduction</title>
  51
  52        <para>This document covers the Linux Kernel to Userspace API's used by
  53                video and radio straming devices, including video cameras,
  54                analog and digital TV receiver cards, AM/FM receiver cards,
  55                streaming capture devices.</para>
  56        <para>It is divided into three parts.</para>
  57        <para>The first part covers radio, capture,
  58                cameras and analog TV devices.</para>
  59        <para>The second part covers the
  60                API used for digital TV and Internet reception via one of the
  61                several digital tv standards. While it is called as DVB API,
  62                in fact it covers several different video standards including
  63                DVB-T, DVB-S, DVB-C and ATSC. The API is currently being updated
  64                to documment support also for DVB-S2, ISDB-T and ISDB-S.</para>
  65        <para>The third part covers Remote Controller API</para>
  66        <para>For additional information and for the latest development code,
  67                see: <ulink url="http://linuxtv.org">http://linuxtv.org</ulink>.</para>
  68        <para>For discussing improvements, reporting troubles, sending new drivers, etc, please mail to: <ulink url="http://vger.kernel.org/vger-lists.html#linux-media">Linux Media Mailing List (LMML).</ulink>.</para>
  69
  70</preface>
  71
  72<part id="v4l2spec">
  73&sub-v4l2;
  74</part>
  75<part id="dvbapi">
  76&sub-dvbapi;
  77</part>
  78<part id="v4ldvb_common">
  79<partinfo>
  80<authorgroup>
  81<author>
  82<firstname>Mauro</firstname>
  83<surname>Chehab</surname>
  84<othername role="mi">Carvalho</othername>
  85<affiliation><address><email>mchehab@redhat.com</email></address></affiliation>
  86<contrib>Initial version.</contrib>
  87</author>
  88</authorgroup>
  89<copyright>
  90        <year>2009-2011</year>
  91        <holder>Mauro Carvalho Chehab</holder>
  92</copyright>
  93
  94<revhistory>
  95<!-- Put document revisions here, newest first. -->
  96<revision>
  97<revnumber>1.0.0</revnumber>
  98<date>2009-09-06</date>
  99<authorinitials>mcc</authorinitials>
 100<revremark>Initial revision</revremark>
 101</revision>
 102</revhistory>
 103</partinfo>
 104
 105<title>Remote Controller API</title>
 106<chapter id="remote_controllers">
 107&sub-remote_controllers;
 108</chapter>
 109</part>
 110<part id="media_common">
 111&sub-media-controller;
 112</part>
 113
 114<chapter id="gen_errors">
 115&sub-gen-errors;
 116</chapter>
 117
 118
 119&sub-fdl-appendix;
 120
 121</book>
 122
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