[vdr] Straw poll: stable version 1.6.0 now?

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Feb 3 12:55:26 CET 2008


On 02/03/08 12:48, Matthias Schniedermeyer wrote:
> On 03.02.2008 12:17, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>> On 02/03/08 12:06, Matthias Schniedermeyer wrote:
>>> On 03.02.2008 11:17, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>>>> So, here's the straw poll:
>>>>
>>>>    Should there be a stable version 1.6.0 now, based on what's in
>>>>    version 1.5.14, but without DVB-S2 or even H.264 support?
>>> Is the CAM Handling regarding multiple parallel recodings (on the same 
>>> channel) fixed?
>> Have you tried version 1.5 yet?
> 
> No
> 
> And as the 1.2-version works great i have no real pressure for anything 
> newer. (*)
> 
> The only exception is channel-scanning, but for that i have a 
> 1.4-version in a parallel-setup, that i can run for a bit of time when 
> there are no recordings pending.
> 
> I will try a 1.6-version after a little time has passed, but it heavily 
> depends on me having to update the Linux-install to a recent state or 
> not.
> 
>> It can do multiple parallel recordings with the same CAM (if the
>> CAM supports this).
> 
> That's not a case i'm very much interested in, at least as long as i 
> don't know it is actually usable in my case. But even then, Murphy will 
> prevent it from being useful 90% of the time it could have been useful. 
> So it's still nothing i would count on.

Sorry, I must have read your text too fast.

AFAICS doing several overlapping recordings on the same encrypted
channel should work without problems.

Klaus



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