[vdr] How to properly attach stream to live view?
udo_richter at gmx.de
Sun Jul 18 15:45:02 CEST 2010
Hi list, hi Klaus,
In continuation of this old topic  and the bug ticket :
I've written a patch that changes handling of receivers in VDR. The
patch makes sure that receivers of priority of -1 won't block a device,
without re-introducing the Live TV Freeze  bug.
Details of this issue are very well documented in , patches are also
In short, -1 receivers are supposed to be disconnectable at any time,
but transfer mode runs at -1 priority too, and should not be
disconnected. Transfer mode runs at -1 so that an existing transfer mode
does not block channel switching. The solution is to let the channel
switch code know that the transfer source device will soon be available.
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