Bug 204029 - [new port] multimedia/oscam: software to decrypt digital television channels
Summary: [new port] multimedia/oscam: software to decrypt digital television channels
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: Mark Felder
URL:
Keywords:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2015-10-26 12:32 UTC by Franz Bettag
Modified: 2015-12-02 17:12 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Attachments
oscam port shar (5.87 KB, text/plain)
2015-10-26 12:32 UTC, Franz Bettag
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Description Franz Bettag 2015-10-26 12:32:55 UTC
Created attachment 162461 [details]
oscam port shar

OScam is a softcam, software to be used to decrypt digital television channels on a settopbox (receiver), as an alternative for a conditional access module (CAM). OScam is, compared with other softcams (CCcam, mgcamd, etc.), open source.

What it is used for:
Imagine you have 2 or 3 TVs in your home, while you only get 1 card from your favorite digital television network. This helps in sharing that card among multiple Televisions.

Details:

This port leverages a patch for FreeBSD found on https://github.com/beam/oscam (and states so in the patch header), while using the official SVN repo to create the dist-tarball.

The dist-gen/tarball file is currently hosted with me, as they do not distribute source tarballs, only SVN or precompiled binaries. (i didn't find any other trustworthy source).

Also the version is actually 1.20-unstable-svn0, but i am not allowed to use - in PORTVERSION.

Thanks for your consideration.

Franz Bettag
Comment 1 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2015-12-02 17:12:01 UTC
A commit references this bug:

Author: feld
Date: Wed Dec  2 17:11:38 UTC 2015
New revision: 402838
URL: https://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/ports/402838

Log:
  OScam is a softcam, software to be used to decrypt digital television channels
  on a settopbox (receiver), as an alternative for a conditional access module
  (CAM). OScam is, compared with other softcams (CCcam, mgcamd, etc.), open source

  WWW: http://www.streamboard.tv/oscam/

  PR:		204029
  Submitted by:	Franz Bettag <franz@bett.ag>

Changes:
  head/multimedia/Makefile
  head/multimedia/oscam/
  head/multimedia/oscam/Makefile
  head/multimedia/oscam/distinfo
  head/multimedia/oscam/files/
  head/multimedia/oscam/files/patch-Makefile.extra
  head/multimedia/oscam/files/patch-config.h
  head/multimedia/oscam/files/patch-globals.h
  head/multimedia/oscam/pkg-descr
  head/multimedia/oscam/pkg-plist
Comment 2 Mark Felder freebsd_committer 2015-12-02 17:12:26 UTC
committed with minor changes