[vdr] update 1.4 to 1.6 -> cutting recordings makes vdr unresponsive

Theunis Potgieter theunis.potgieter at gmail.com
Mon Jun 9 14:55:11 CEST 2008


On Gentoo there is a USE flag that adds a patch to vdr that solves this
problem in one way.
package: media-video/vdr-1.6.0_p1-r1
USE flag: cutterlimit       : Limit IO bandwith used for cutting

Theunis

2008/6/9 Hanno Zulla <abos at hanno.de>:

> Hi,
>
> I have updated my vdr:
>
> Old: Celeron 850 MHz, 256 MB Ram, very slow but silent PATA disk,
> Debian, vdr 1.4.x (e-tobi)
>
> New: AMD Athlon X2 2,1 GHz, 2 GB Ram, standard SATA disk, Ubuntu, vdr
> 1.6.x (self-compiled from e-tobi's repository)
>
> The hardware should be much faster now, but vdr turns very slow and
> unresponsive whenever it cuts a recording in the background. vdr reacts
> to a button on the remote with notable delay.
>
> (I don't remember this behaviour with the old vdr setup.)
>
> Any idea where to look for this issue?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Hanno
>
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