[vdr] VDR not starting properly with softdevice on boot

Marko Mäkelä marko.makela at hut.fi
Fri Jan 26 22:24:40 CET 2007


On Fri, Jan 26, 2007 at 08:44:50PM +0200, Kartsa wrote:
> Marko Mäkelä kirjoitti:
> >On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 10:16:55PM +0200, Kartsa wrote:
> >  
> >>>I would suspect that you haven't set up TCP/IP networking before
> >>>starting vdr for the first time.
> >>> 
> >>>      
> >>I did make a working linux box with all updates before even installing 
> >>vdr.

I meant that vdr probably should be started later in the boot process
than TCP/IP networking.

> I actually fixed this now by not letting vdr start by the system init 
> but added "/etc/init.d/vdr start" in rc.local. Maybe the 550 PIII is 
> just too slow in an environment where is matrox G400 and DirectFB :)

Possibly.  I'm using softdevice-dfb on Matrox G450, but the processor is
a 900 MHz Celeron.  I found the VGA output to be 10% or 20% less CPU
intensive than the TV output, which I am currently using.

	Marko



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