[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.7.3

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Mon Jan 12 16:04:09 CET 2009


On 12.01.2009 16:01, Nicolas Huillard wrote:
> Klaus Schmidinger a écrit :
>> On 12.01.2009 13:41, Nicolas Huillard wrote:
>>> YYYY-MM-DD-hh.mm.ch-ri.rec does not solve the problem of multiple VDR 
>>> instances recording the same show.
>>> This is a usual problem of multiple instances sharing a single /video dir.
>>> As we're talking about safety here, why not address it right now, once 
>>> and for all ?
>> I did - by using the "resume id". This should be unique for any VDR instance
>> accessing a common video directory.
> 
> Well, I re-read the MANUAL regarding this issue before my posting above ;-)
> The resume ID is described excactly as I use it :
> "Defines an additional ID that can be used in a multi user
> "environment, so that every user has his/her own resume
> "files for each recording. The valid range is 0...99, with
> "0 resulting in a file named 'resume.vdr', and any other
> "value resulting in 'resume.n.vdr'.
> 
> ie. it does not define the VDR instance, but the "user instance"...
> In practice, I set this to the same 0 value on every VDR, because I want 
> to be able to stop a replay on one VDR, and continue viewing it on 
> another VDR, starting at the position I stopped it...

Well, I thought that this id could also be used here, but apparently
I was wrong.

Ok, then let's have another id for this...

Klaus



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