[vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x
udo_richter at gmx.de
Thu Feb 8 20:30:50 CET 2007
VDR User wrote:
> Also, the user "inactivity" stuff is again, a bad idea. Vdr should not
> assume anything or take action just because the user hasn't interacted
> with it in a while. This type of behavior is simply not consistent with
> other devices and not a behavior the user would expect. My tv will not
> turn itself off based on my 'inactivity'.
You can set the config option "Min User Inactivity" to 0, and VDR wont
ever get 'inactive' by itself.
(with one exception, if a recording is going on and you press the power
key, VDR will do the shutdown at end of recording. Technically this is
The inactivity shutdown is nice as a fallback, for example if I just
forgot to shut down, or if a power failure caused a reboot to make sure
the wakeup is re-programmed.
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