[vdr] Best practices for running vdr-xine

Tomasz Bubel tbubel at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 11:26:52 CEST 2009


Hi,
Try xineliboutput.

2009/4/28, Peter <zelts at ruksis.com>:
> I have a bit of a problem running xine frontend – it will not reconnect if
> vdr backend restarts. Also, my vdr can take 10-15secs just to start up, and
> xine frontend will bail out during that time, too. Since frontend is being
> run on unattended TV box (read: no keyboard) it is cumbersome to restart
> xine every time this happens.
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> Second problem: xine does not work with vdr mplayer plugin (mplayer cannot
> access X, hence no video). Are there any alternatives?
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> I wonder if there are any solutions for this? I’m back to using softdevice,
> but it does not compile with latest ffmpeg, plus segfaults every now and
> then.
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> Peter
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