[vdr] Re: xxv and autotimers

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sat Sep 17 11:53:16 CEST 2005


Christian Wieninger wrote:
> ...
> On Tuesday 13 September 2005 18:10, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> 
> 
>>delimiting character that separates 'description' from 'comment', as in
>>
>>   ...:Description of what happens#some arbitrary comment
>>
>>where '#' would be that new delimiter. Everything before the delimiter
>>would go into the 'description', and everything after it would simply
>>be stored and otherwise ignored by VDR.
> 
> 
> The delimiter could be a problem, but what about a sequence like CR#CR?

If by CR you mean 0x0A ("carriage return") then I disagree. It has to be
a printable character in order to work with SVDRP.

> Can't imagine, that this is part of a description.
> Another question: Would this comment be absolutely invisible in VDR (in timers 
> and recordings summary)? If so, will there be a method like 
> cTimer::Comment(), so that plugins could also use it? Would be great! ;-)

I guess this should be possible.
VDR by itself would completely ignore it, though.

Klaus



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