[vdr] ERROR: video data stream broken with DVB-T, AVC and ITE9135 device?

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de
Mon Apr 22 11:22:48 CEST 2013

On 21.04.2013 18:11, Michael Smith wrote:
> Hi,
> I've switched from DVB-S to DVB-T usb dongle with ITE9135 chipset and I'm trying to record an AVC channel.
> I'm using VDR-1.7.27.
> Every thing OK when I use VDR with streamdev plugin. In fact I've set my system to stream channels for more than 10 days. But after I create a timer to record my stream, VDR gives following messages and jumps out.
> ERROR: video data stream broken
> initiating emergency exit
> emergency exit requested - shutting down
> I'm sure signal is fine, as I said there is no problem with streamdev. Also I tried EPGScanTimeout=0 and EmergencyExit=0. Although it prevents VDR to jump out, but nothing is recorded.
> I've tested VDR-1.7.37 and problem persists.
> Any idea?

You may want to set

   static bool DebugFrames = true;

in remux.c and see whether VDR is able to detect the frame borders etc.


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