[vdr] timerconflict handling between VPS events
tuxoholic at hotmail.de
Sat Oct 15 17:21:04 CEST 2011
I noticed vdr 1.7.16 does handle timer conflicts differently if one of
two conflicting timers is a VPS event.
Take for example two timers:
timer #1 1623-1707 with timer priority 48
timer #2 1655-1736 with timer priority 52
If both timers are *NOT* VPS events vdr does follow the timer priority,
thus the change from timer #1 to timer #2 will happen @16:55 precisely.
Now try the same with timer #2 set up as a VPS event (VPS margin two
minutes, VPS time is correct)
As expected I do have the following line in syslog @16:53:
timer 2 (1655-1736 VPS) entered VPS margin
... but the change does not happen before 17:07 - can somebody explain
to me why? I expected a VPS timer with higher priority would change
channel @VPS margin and wait for the event to happen.
Can this be implemented, or are there concerns about this sort of timer
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