[vdr] nfs sharing epg.data

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sat Nov 3 22:56:43 CET 2007


On 11/03/07 21:55, Clemens Kirchgatterer wrote:
> is it save to share one epg.data file between multiple vdrs over nfs?
> or should each client maintain its own copy?

Each instance of VDR writes into epg.data without any locking or so.
If you set up more than one VDR that write to the same epg.data,
the last one writing it will "win", and if they write at the same time,
results may be undefined.

Klaus



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