[vdr] Segfault in dvbhddevice

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de
Wed Mar 7 10:09:26 CET 2012

On 07.03.2012 06:33, Richard Scobie wrote:
> For the past few weeks, I have been running the current 1.7.XX version of vdr with an S2-6400 card, using only one tuner, which is connected to a 4 x 1 diseqc switch, without any problems.
> The startup command has been:
> /usr/local/bin/vdr -L /home/rs/vdr/PLUGINS/lib -D 1 -P dvbhddevice -P femon -v /mnt/storage/video -s /usr/local/bin/pm &
> Today I replaced my LNB's with dual output ones, with the second output connected to a second 4 x 1 disecq switch, which is connected to the second tuner on the S2-6400 card.
> I removed the "-D 1" from the startup command and I am now finding that sometimes vdr crashes on startup, with the following error:
> Mar 7 17:40:46 atom kernel: [ 12.257270] vdr[755]: segfault at 0 ip 00007fd3118426d0 sp 00007fffcbf98968 error 4 in libvdr-dvbhddevice.so.1.7.25[7fd311835000+18000]
> If I then run the vdr startup command again, it starts OK.
> Please let me know if there is any other information I can provide - the current version I am using is vdr 1.7.25.

Are you using the latest driver [1] and firmware [2]?

[1] http://powarman.dyndns.org/hgwebdir.cgi/v4l-dvb-saa716x/
[2] http://aregel.de/


More information about the vdr mailing list