nxtvepg - Nextview EPG Decoder and Browser

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Multimedia Apps all
Package filename nxtvepg-2.8.1-36.18.i586.rpm
Package name nxtvepg
Package version 2.8.1
Package release 36.18
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Hardware/TV
Homepage http://nxtvepg.sourceforge.net/
License GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 638.23 KB
Installed size 2.30 MB
In this software package, find a decoder for Nextview--an electronic TV
program guide for the analog domain (as opposed to the various digital
EPGs that come with most digital broadcasts). It allows you to decode
and browse TV program listings for most of the major networks in
Germany, Austria, France, and Switzerland.
Currently, Nextview EPG is transmitted by: * In Germany and Austria:
Kabel1, 3Sat, RTL-II, EuroNews (coverage: apx. 31 networks)
* In Switzerland: SF1, TSR1, TSI1, EuroNews, 3sat, Kabel1 (coverage:
apx. 37 networks)
* In France: Canal+, M6 (coverage: 8 networks)
* In Turkey: TRT-1 (coverage: 17 networks)


Package Version Architecture Repository
nxtvepg-2.8.1-35.67.x86_64.rpm 2.8.1 x86_64 Multimedia Apps
nxtvepg-2.8.1-24.5.x86_64.rpm 2.8.1 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
nxtvepg-2.8.1-24.5.i586.rpm 2.8.1 i586 openSUSE Oss
nxtvepg - - -


Name Value
insserv -
libX11.so.6 -
libXmu.so.6 -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.28) -
libm.so.6 -
libm.so.6(GLIBC_2.0) -
libpthread.so.0 -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.0) -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.1) -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.3.2) -
libtcl8.6.so -
libtk8.6.so -
sed -


Name Value
nxtvepg = 2.8.1-36.18
nxtvepg(x86-32) = 2.8.1-36.18


Type URL
Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
Binary Package nxtvepg-2.8.1-36.18.i586.rpm
Source Package nxtvepg-2.8.1-36.18.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Multimedia Apps repository:
    # zypper addrepo http://widehat.opensuse.org/opensuse/repositories/multimedia:/apps/openSUSE_Tumbleweed/ multimedia-apps
  2. Install nxtvepg rpm package:
    # zypper install nxtvepg




2019-02-18 - josef.moellers@suse.com
- Added support for systemd
[bsc#1116025, nxtvepg.service]
2018-03-19 - crrodriguez@opensuse.org
- Change xorg-x11-devel --> pkgconfig(x11, xmu)
- Add explicit builrequires on tcl-devel
2017-03-15 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Cleanup spec file with spec-cleaner
- Use url for source
2017-03-15 - dimstar@opensuse.org
- Add %insserv_prereq PreReq: since we still install legacy initd
services it is our own duty to ensure the legacy tools to handle
them are installed.
2012-03-17 - toganm@opensuse.org
- add %dir /usr/share/X11/app-defaults to fix factory build
2009-08-11 - mmarek@suse.cz
- updated to 2.8.1, for changes see
2008-04-08 - mmarek@suse.cz
- don't hardcode {TCL,TK}_LIBRARY_PATH, tcl knows it's installation
paths already
- added patch to fix a crash with new Tcl/Tk
2008-02-04 - mmarek@suse.cz
- updated to version 2.8.0
* import and merge of EPG data from XMLTV files
* Implemented new communication protocol for TV applications
which allows to more EPG data (Download the tvsim package to
get a demo) Not yet used by any TV applications.
* added possibility to use an external program to display EPG
info popups to TV app. interaction configuration
* added new command line option -provscan de|fr|at|ch: runs an
EPG scan without GUI. It can also be used by nxtvepgd, so
nxtvepg can now be set up without ever using the GUI (except
for some advanced acquisition options)
* added command line option -remctrl for UNIX (was supported on
WIN32 only)
* Added support for export in HTML format via the command line:
- dump html (does not support all features available in the GUI
2007-08-07 - mmarek@suse.cz
- updated to version 2.7.7
* Implemented new algorithm in EPG stream decoder to improve
performance under bad reception conditions (i.e. with high data
loss rates)
* bugfix in TV app detection -> fixes interaction with
* Minor bugfix in display of user-defined separators in programme
list's context menu
* Minor bugfix in reminder message popup windows: font for
programme title can now be changed with "pi_font" in the
resource file (i.e.  file Nxtvepg.ad or via X11 resources on
* Work-around for bttv driver bug in kernel 2.6.16 (fixed
in 2.6.18)  Thanks to all the people in the nxtvepg forum who
helped debugging this and esp. to Lars for providing the first
* improved portability of timezone offset calculation
* Excluded deceased providers "RTL2" (Germany) and "VT" (Belgium)
from documentation and the EPG scan's list of pre-defined
* Many fixes and improvements in the German documentation; Thanks
again to Kurt Lettmaier
* Added German translation of the manual and help pages.
Many thanks to Olaf Noehring and Kurt Lettmaier for
contributing the translation.
* Major bugfix in reminder removal (when removing multiple
reminders in the same order they were created, the wrong
reminder was removed and nxtvepg could even crash.) Thanks to
Kurt for reporting this bug.
* Added menu entry "Edit filter-based reminders" to promote the
possibility to create reminders based on shortcuts.
* Minor fix in XMLTV export (DTD 0.6): several elements were not
in the correct order, which caused warnings with some XML
* Provider scan now issues an appropriate error message
upon device errors (Thanks to Andreas for reporting this
- added insserv macros to %preun and %postun
2006-08-17 - cthiel@suse.de
- fix build with X.Org 7.1

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