[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.7.3

Gregoire Favre gregoire.favre at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 11:16:49 CET 2009


On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 10:27:42AM +0100, jean-paul at goedee.nl wrote:

> What must I do to make it work with 64bits system?  I?m a simple user  
> with no coding experience.

Could you post your error, I am under x86_64 and only patch I needed was
one found on vdrportal.de :


--- tools.c     2009-01-06 23:09:35.000000000 +0100
+++ tools.c.mod 2009-01-06 23:09:43.000000000 +0100
@@ -1608,7 +1608,7 @@
               // kind of write gathering enabled), but the syncs cause (io) load..
               // Uncomment the next line if you think you need them.
               //fdatasync(fd);
-              off_t headdrop = min(curpos - totwritten, off_t(totwritten * 2));
+              off_t headdrop = min(off_t(curpos - totwritten), off_t(totwritten * 2));
               posix_fadvise(fd, curpos - totwritten - headdrop, totwritten + headdrop, POSIX_FADV_DONTNEED);
               totwritten = 0;
               }

(Well I also use patch to allow more features...).
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