[vdr] xine problems with vdr

Morfsta morfsta at gmail.com
Thu Feb 7 19:02:59 CET 2008


On Feb 7, 2008 4:27 PM, Jouni Karvo <Jouni.Karvo at iki.fi> wrote:

> The --stdctl option causes xine to crash if it is used when starting
> from the script...
>

I found the same problem without the --stdctl flag (is it default?)
and reported it to xine-devel. The Hg version of xine-lib cannot start
from /etc/inittab or rc.local type scripts without segfaulting.

Someone advised me of a workaround, you can use the startup script
with a sudo xine, or a su - xine and it will not segfault. I guess
using su or sudo setup some different environment variables (or
something) that xine is happy with.



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