[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.7.24
vdr at schmirler.de
Fri Mar 2 12:54:32 CET 2012
On Fri, 02 Mar 2012 11:08:42 +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote
> On 01.03.2012 09:38, Frank Schmirler wrote:
> > On Wed, 29 Feb 2012 21:33:31 +0100, Udo Richter wrote
> >> Am 29.02.2012 16:17, schrieb Klaus Schmidinger:
> >>> + The function cDevice::Receiving() now returns true if there is any
> >>> receiver
> >>> attached to the device. Its boolean parameter has no meaning any more.
> >> Please remember to drop the following line from PLUGINS.html, as it
> >> is now finally completely void:
> >>> (any negative value will allow a cReceiver to be detached from its cDevice
> > at any time.)
> >> This was handled via Receiving(true).
> >> This still leaves the live related receivers unhandled, and since
> >> there's no way to port the 'volatile' patch without reverting your
> >> changes, we still have the old osdteletext-channel-blocking bug.
> > Wouldn't it help to run those live related receivers with priority
> > IDLEPRIORITY and having cDevice::Receiving() ignore receivers with priority
> > IDLEPRIORITY?
> Wouldn't that get us back to square one? ;-)
Well, no. Previously live TV and related receivers were treated the same way
(same priority, both handled as if they were not present). Currently we have
different priorities (-1 and -99) and both are not ignored. So the -99
receiver is not in the way when switching live TV, but it will have an impact
on device selection. Ignoring receivers with IDLEPRIORITY (or likewise
MINPRIORITY) would solve this.
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