[vdr] vdr-1.5.1 & problems with the new shutdown code
marko.makela at hut.fi
Sun Mar 4 20:41:15 CET 2007
On Sun, Mar 04, 2007 at 08:31:16PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote:
> Rolf Ahrenberg wrote:
> >On Sun, 4 Mar 2007, Udo Richter wrote:
> >Mar 4 18:31:14 xxx vdr:  LastActivity: Never
> >Mar 4 18:31:14 xxx vdr:  ActiveTimeout: 2104
> >Mar 4 18:31:14 xxx vdr:  Retry: Never
> >... goes on and on and no shutdown attempts...
> Found it! And, more important: Blame Klaus! :)
> Klaus changed the meaning of cRemote::LastActivity() before integrating
> it, and missed to adapt one call to it, the cRemote::LastActivity() >
> ACTIVITYTIMEOUT check before doing housekeeping. And after startup,
> cRemote::LastActivity() will return 0, blocking all housekeeping.
> Correct is (time(NULL) - cRemote::LastActivity()) > ACTIVITYTIMEOUT, as
> in the attached patch.
That explains why I haven't had any problems with this, with any version
of your shutdown rewrite patch for vdr 1.4. It's good to use the stable
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