[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.3.31

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Aug 28 23:37:25 CEST 2005


Carsten Koch wrote:
> Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> ...
> 
>> I'm gradually trying to tie up lose ends and make a stable version 1.4 
>> now.
> 
> 
> I am not happy with the performance of VDR 1.3's 'recordings' menu.
> At least on my system, it takes 30 seconds or longer to bring up the
> 'recordings' menu after vdr has been restarted or after the .update
> file has been touched (This may have to do with the fact that I have
> 9 VDR disks which spin down when not in use for 5 minutes).
> Members of my family often inadvertendly start the first recording
> because they press OK several times after the 'recordings' menu is
> seemingly not reacting.
> 
> Improvements in that area can come from Ralf Müller's
> "Patch to avoid file system buffer trashing" and from my
> "Patch to get rid of redundant resume.vdr files".
> 
> It would also be nice if VDR would at least switch from the main
> menu to the (initially empty) 'recordings' menu immediately when
> the 'recordings' menu is selected.
> 
> Klaus, are any of the above 3 modifications going to make it into 1.3
> before the switch to 1.4?

Reading the recordings list is still one of the "lose ends" ;-)

Klaus



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