[vdr] tunerlock with alternate primary device

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Fri Mar 31 14:47:59 CEST 2006

C.Y.M wrote:
> C.Y.M wrote:
>>If I define PrimaryDVB = 2 in setup.conf and enable WAIT_FOR_TUNER_LOCK, it
>>seems VDR checks for primary device = 1 first.  Should VDR not start with the
>>primary device defined by the setup.conf first?
>>vdr: [6153] ERROR: device 1 has no lock, can't attach receiver!
> I should have mentioned that this only happens when VDR starts up. If you feel
> this is a non-issue, perhaps changing the log message to "info:" instead of
> "ERROR:" since it is possible to start vdr with other cards and/or softdevices.

Are you sure this is caused by VDR itself and not by some plugin?

VDR first initializes the devices, then sets the primary device,
and finally switches to a channel. So I wouldn't expect such an error
message from plain vanilla VDR without plugins.


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