[vdr] Odd error, no free slot for PID

Christian Schuld chris at sonnengesicht.de
Tue Apr 12 17:37:55 CEST 2005


Full featured cards only have 32 slots for pid filtering. For every recording 
VDR needs 1 for video and 1 for every audio language. A few slots are used of 
SI parsing ... so soon or later all slots are busy. Try to use your DVB-T 
instead of your DVB-S ;-)

On Tuesday 12 April 2005 17:26, Lauri Tischler wrote:
> I'm building and testing my new VDR-box.
> Starting some timers and recordings, six actually,
> after starting seventh recording I got following errors in log
> --
> Apr 12 17:45:23 vdr2 vdr[4017]: ERROR: no free slot for PID 650
> Apr 12 17:45:23 vdr2 vdr[4017]: ERROR: no free slot for PID 1027
> --
> Maybe they are not VDR related at all, but something in my system
> kernel 2.6.11 + patches from bytesex
> NEXUS-S plus 2 NOVA-T cards.
>
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