[vdr] Where to change the tuning timeout in vdr 1.7.15?

VDR User user.vdr at gmail.com
Tue Aug 31 18:55:31 CEST 2010


On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 9:41 AM, Klaus Schmidinger
<Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de> wrote:
>>> I assume the timeout value is set somewhere in dvbdevice.c (where the
>>> "frontend timed out while tuning to channel" message can be found).
>>>
>>> Can somebody point me to the right place, where the tuning timeout is actually
>>> set?
>>
>> That's a function of the dvb driver.  You'll need to edit your driver
>> source, recompile, and reinstall it.
>
> Well, a simple 'grep' would tell you that this message
> is generated in VDR's dvbdevice.c - and that's also where
> the timeout values are defined, right at the beginning of that
> file.

What about the tuner timeout?  If that's set too low in the driver
then he'll always get that message.  This is the case with the current
Genpix driver for example (which V4L has so far ignored the patch to
fix it).



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