Debian Bug report logs - #721449
ITP: opencaster - MPEG2 transport stream data generator and packet manipulator

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Package: wnpp; Maintainer for wnpp is;

Reported by: Thorsten Alteholz <>

Date: Sat, 31 Aug 2013 16:48:01 UTC

Owned by: Thorsten Alteholz <>

Severity: wishlist

Fixed in version opencaster/3.2+dfsg-1

Done: Thorsten Alteholz <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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From: Thorsten Alteholz <>
Subject: ITP: opencaster - MPEG2 transport stream data generator and packet manipulator
Date: Sat, 31 Aug 2013 18:40:43 +0200 (CEST)
Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Thorsten Alteholz <>

* Package name    : opencaster
  Version         : 3.1.4
* URL             :
* License         : GPL2+
  Programming Lang: C
  Description     : MPEG2 transport stream data generator and packet manipulator

 OpenCaster is a collection of tools for Linux system to play out and
 multiplex MPEG2 transport stream format.
  - MHP, MHEG5, HbbTv and others interactive tv standards object carousel
  - Playout of locally stored, offline encoded audio and video for non-live
    tv and radio stations
  - Multiplexing of input multicasted UDP transport stream to output
    multicasted UDP transport stream
  - VOD system based on mpeg2 transport stream over IP or over DVB for
    walled garden network like hotels with coax or ethernet.
  - DVB-SSU update
  - Data casting
  - IP encapsualtor
  - PSI/SI generator
  - EPG generator
 OpenCaster output has been successfully integrated with a long list of
 dvb products, among them there are products by Cisco/Scientific Atlanta,
 Ericsson/Tandberg, Dektec, Eurotek, Harmonic/Scopus, MainConcept, Mitan,
 Screen Service, Adtec, Wellav, Sr-Systems, Deltacast, ...
 Integration is tested and available on the Avalpa Broadcast Server
 OpenCaster has been tested with Rohde & Schwarz DVM100L, Rohde & Schwarz
 DVM 400, Dektec StreamXpert and a countless number of set top boxes,
 digital receivers and flat panels
  - PSI generation (PAT, PMT, NIT, SDT, TDT, AIT, TOT, ...)
  - EPG/EIT generation
  - Object and data carousel generation and receivement (MHP, MHEG5, HbbTv,
    DVB-SSU, DSMCC, ...)
  - third party software AC-3, MPEG2 audio, MPEG2 video and H264 video
    encoders support
  - Audio Description generation support
  - IP encapsulation (MPE)
  - CBR transport stream muxing
  - PCR stamping
  - Null packet replacement
  - PID filtering
  - PID remapping
  - Null packet insertion
  - Video buffer verifier
  - PCR timing verifier
  - PES headers analyzer
  - MPEG2 video and MPEG2/AC-3 audio ES header analyzer
  - M2TS file generation from TS file

Added tag(s) pending. Request was from Anibal Monsalve Salazar <> to (Sun, 01 Sep 2013 08:06:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Thorsten Alteholz <>
Subject: Bug#721449: fixed in opencaster 3.2+dfsg-1
Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 01:00:07 +0000
Source: opencaster
Source-Version: 3.2+dfsg-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
opencaster, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive.

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Thorsten Alteholz <> (supplier of updated opencaster package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Sun, 08 Sep 2013 18:00:00 +0200
Source: opencaster
Binary: opencaster opencaster-doc
Architecture: source amd64 all
Version: 3.2+dfsg-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Thorsten Alteholz <>
Changed-By: Thorsten Alteholz <>
 opencaster - MPEG2 transport stream data generator and packet manipulator
 opencaster-doc - documentation for openCaster
Closes: 721449
 opencaster (3.2+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * initial release (Closes: #721449)
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