[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] xine-0.7.2 plugin via network without streamdev

syrius.ml at no-log.org syrius.ml at no-log.org
Wed Mar 9 16:37:12 CET 2005

Patrick Boettcher <patrick.boettcher at desy.de> writes:

>> I should admit, i'm using it all the time ! it's far more stable than
>> having 2 vdr processes + the old streamdev
>> ( yep 2 vdr = 2 times more crashed ;-) )
> So all of you say, that the networked-vdr-xine is running stable, with
> no (new) issues? Can't believe it :).

we've already noticed an issue with live-pausing :)
and it seems vdr+networked-xine doesn't like when the xine ui is not
correctly closed. (it freezes vdr, kill -9 is the only solution)

I'll do more tests this WE (with less plugins)

> The idea of course is to integrate it into vdr-xine. Therefore the
> fifos would be removed (even for local use) and substituted by
> sockets. But neither me nor anyone else has had the time to do a clean
> integration into vdr-xine and xinelib. Reinhard says, that this part
> needs a cleanup anyway... So combining both steps is just logical.



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