[vdr] nfs sharing epg.data

Clemens Kirchgatterer clemens at 1541.org
Sun Nov 4 11:09:56 CET 2007


Klaus Schmidinger <Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de> wrote:

> 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.

i suggest the introduction of a new command line option to switch
off writing any epg data (implicitly switching off epg scan). this way
only the server vdr maintains the epg and the clients only read it.

feasable?

best regards ...
clemens



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