[vdr] Announce: vdr-eggtimer-0.9.3

C.Y.M syphir at syphir.sytes.net
Sun Mar 26 01:54:11 CET 2006


Peter Juszack wrote:
> Hallo,
> 
>    since I could add a great improvement I release a new version of the
> eggtimer plugin.
> 
> Improved message displaying for VDR >= 1.3.37. (thanks to Tobias Grimm
> for bringing light into this)
> 
> Any problems with VDR crashes related to eggtimer OSD-messages should be
> gone with
> VDR >= 1.3.37 and vdr-eggtimer >= 0.9.3
> 
> It's a difficult topic because displaying OSD-messages from a background
> thread (like eggtimer) is available since VDR 1.3.37. Earlier versions
> do not offer secure ways to display a message from a background thread.
>  
> I strongly recommend to use VDR >= 1.3.37 when using OSD message eggtimers.
>  
> I do not make any efforts to improve message displaying for older VDR <
> 1.3.37
> because we are shortly before 1.4 release.
> 
> 
> Download:
> http://vaasa.wi-bw.tfh-wildau.de/~pjuszack/digicam/download/vdr-eggtimer-0.9.3.tgz
> 

The eggtimer seems to have trouble when I set a date/time SWITCH like this:

SWITCH;2;240;[channel];[name]

When I look at the template from VDR, the time is wrong.  It comes up as 7:20
not 4:00.  Am I doing something wrong?  It like its adding 3 hours and 20
minutes to the time.


Best Regards.






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