[vdr] Problem with LiveBuffer and vdr-xine

Reinhard Nissl rnissl at gmx.de
Sat Apr 1 10:13:30 CEST 2006


Hi,

Jose Alberto Reguero wrote:

>>>>> Is there a way to wait until having data ready when starting xine?
>>>>> (vdr-xine is not in mode LiveTV with LiveBuffer). The replay is a slide
>>>>> show without sound. If pause and resume xine the problem is gone. Its
>>>>> only trouble when starting xine. Changing the channel  solves the
>>>>> problem with
>>>>> Frameswait(LiveBuffer )= 8. With Frameswait(LiveBuffer) = 0 when
>>>>> changing the chanel, or starting xine the replay is a slide show
>>>>> without sound.
>>>> Hhm, the buffer, which is established when switching the channel, is
>>>> also established when xine connects to vdr-xine. This is the output of
>>>> my system:
>>>>
>>>> vdr-xine: Client connecting ...
>>>> frame: (0, 0)-(720, 576), zoom: (1.00, 1.00)
>>>> vdr-xine: Client connected!
>>>> [avAVMM]buffered 8.7 frames (v:13.7, a:8.7)
>>>>
>>>> What's your output?
>>>> Does it help to increase the buffer size?
>>> I change in SetPlayMode:
>>>
>>>       if (m_settings.LiveTV())
>>>       {
>>>
>>>         ::fprintf(stderr, "LiveTV\n");
>>>
>>>         softStartTrigger = sstNormal;
>>>       }
>>>       else
>>>       {
>>>         np = true;
>>>
>>>         ::fprintf(stderr, "No LiveTV\n");
>>>
>>>       }
>>>
>>> and my output is:
>>>
>>> ............
>>> SetAudioChannelDevice: 0
>>> SetVolumeDevice: 0
>>> status: volume=0 mute=1
>>> frame: (0, 0)-(-1, -1), zoom: (1,00, 1,00)
>>> SetAudioChannelDevice: 0
>>> SetPlayMode: 1
>>> No LiveTV
>>> SetDigitalAudioDevice: 0
>>> SetAudioChannelDevice: 0
>>> vdr-xine: Client connected!
>>> read(4) returned 0, error 0: Conseguido
>>> vdr-xine: Client disconnected!
>>>
>>> I increase the buffer size to the maximun and don't help.
>> Thanks, that's valuable output!
>>
>> Do you use a FF card?
>>
>> I have only budget cards and don't see this issue.
> 
> I don't have a FF card. Only DVB-T budget cards.

Which VDR version are you using?

I'm using 1.3.44.

Bye.
-- 
Dipl.-Inform. (FH) Reinhard Nissl
mailto:rnissl at gmx.de



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