[vdr] Rewind and Fast Forward problems
rob at davis-family.info
Thu Mar 4 16:15:56 CET 2010
On 04/03/10 04:25, Falk Spitzberg wrote:
> Am Donnerstag, den 04.03.2010, 11:20 +0200 schrieb Jaakko Hyvätti:
>> I guess this must be an error in my setup, maybe channels.conf, or
>> something similar, but just cannot find it..
>> I recently went from 1.6.0 to 1.7.12 and now 1.7.13, and all my old and
>> new recordings alike either cannot be rewinded or fast forwarded. One way
>> works, and another does not, one way works in some recordings and the
>> other in the rest of them.
>> What happens is that when you rewind (or ff), it looks good and goes
>> backwards, but then when you go to play, it starts at the place you
>> started the rewind. Also, while rewinding, if you have the status bar on,
>> the time does not count at all, and the green bar only moves little if at
> That sounds similar to a problem that i've seen: When you play a
> recording for a while and then, let's say after 30 Minutes, jump forward
> one minute, the first jump effectively goes back a few minutes,
> subsequent forward jumps then really go forward.
> I thought this problem is related to the reelbox plugin (i am using a
> reel eHD), but now i think that VDR sometimes loses track about it's
> actual position.
>> Tried to search this list.. But still baffled and thankful for any help.
>> I'm in Finland, Helsinki, Welho Cable network. Example of a channel that
>> does not work:
>> MTV3 D;MTV Oy:282000:C0M128:C:6900:305=2:561=fin:817:0:49:42249:2:0
>> My conf: http://www.iki.fi/hyvatti/dvb/vdr-17-setup.txt
>> Jaakko.Hyvatti at iki.fi
I have something similar using 1.7.12 and ATSC, was working under 1.6.0
I can fastwind and rewind, even go from fastwind to rewind, but if I
play at the end of the fastwind then the picture remains paused. I can
go from the pause to rewind or fastwind, but not play. I have to exit
the recording, and then go back in, when VDR will start from where it
This is quite frustrating, as we routinely record things to wind through
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