[vdr] Segfault in dvbhddevice

Lars Hanisch dvb at flensrocker.de
Thu Mar 8 19:04:16 CET 2012


Am 08.03.2012 12:52, schrieb syrius.ml at no-log.org:
> Lars Hanisch<dvb at flensrocker.de>  writes:
>
>> Am 07.03.2012 21:43, schrieb Udo Richter:
>>> Am 07.03.2012 21:19, schrieb Richard Scobie:
>>>> I have found that adding a "sleep 5" to my startup script, between
>>>> loading the drivers and starting vdr, has caused it to successfully
>>>> survive five reboots.
>>>
>>> I'm doing an udevadm settle --timeout=30 after load/unload, haven't had
>>> any issues with that. Before I had that solution, I was polling for all
>>> devices to appear under /dev/dvb, before starting VDR.
>>
>>   "udevadm settle" is a nice replacement for a sleep, something learned today, thanks. :-)
>>
>> <Advertisement>  ;-)
>>   This is where the dynamite-plugin comes in (needs a patch for the
>> vdr). It creates device-proxies so vdr can start without the actual
>> devices. dynamite listens on udev and attachs the devices as they got
>> created.
>>   This scenario was one of the reasons to develop that plugin...
>> </Advertisement>
>
> I use it because it adds ways to detach cards from vdr, reload drivers
> and use them again without stopping vdr.
>
> Thanks again for this wonderful plugin !
>
> btw, i haven't tested, does vdr-1.7.24-dynamite-subdevice.patch apply
> on 1.7.26+(patches from the ml)

  Haven't tested that yet, I'm still working on 1.7.25. And I think there will be soon a 1.7.26...

Lars.



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