[vdr] Streamdev-client and shared video recordings directories.
inssomniak at mountaincable.net
Sun Feb 19 19:59:30 CET 2006
The client is just a p3 800 mhz, equipped only with a matrox g450 with
tv out cable and a via rhine network card fitted with a boot prom. The
software resides entirely on the server, which runs the dhcp and tftp
servers required for netbooting.
> I have no solution for your problem but I would be very interested in
> a description (hardware & software) of your client machine.
> Thanks in advance,
> Le 19 févr. 06 à 19:08, Dave a écrit :
>> I have a streamdev server-client set up here, the server has 2 dvb
>> cards, and handles all the recording. The client with no dvb cards
>> using streamdev-client, shares the /video0 and /video1 directories
>> via NFS mount, as well as epg.data. The client only ever reads from
>> the epg.data. The client is a diskless node, and boots via etherboot
>> across the network from the vdr server machine.
>> My problem is that whilst the server is busy taping recordings, the
>> client wont see any new recordings until its restarted and does
>> another video directory scan. Is there a way to do this scan every
>> so often so recordings will show up on the client? I imagine if I
>> wanted to delete recordings from the client, that they as well would
>> appear not deleted on the server, until it was also restarted.
>> Any thoughts on how to get around this (force video directory scan?,
>> occasional video directory scan by VDR?)
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