[vdr] Launching vdr + xineliboutput at startup

Steffen Barszus steffenbpunkt at googlemail.com
Sat Oct 29 08:37:35 CEST 2011


On Fri, 28 Oct 2011 22:59:09 +0200
Damien Bally <biribi at free.fr> wrote:

> Hello
> 
> I'm making some kind of embedded vdr distribution based on busybox
> and minimal X11, the problem is I have no idea of how I can launch
> vdr and xineliboutput at startup.
> 
> For now, I'm doing manually :
> # xinit /usr/bin/rxvt
> then type : # vdr -Pxineliboutput
> 
> I tried to type directly : # xinit /usr/local/bin/vdr -Pxineliboutput
> but vdr just displays its logo, with no error in /var/log/messages
> though.
> 
> I can still launch vdr with : # xinit /usr/bin/rxvt -e 
> /usr/local/bin/vdr -Pxineliboutput but it's not very elegant.
> 
> What's the trick ?
>

You don't need to start vdr inside X , you start vdr in the background
(whatever your init system is). With X you need to start vdr-sxfe .



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