[vdr] VDR needs some way to detect new tuners on runtime...

syrius.ml at no-log.org syrius.ml at no-log.org
Tue Aug 20 08:59:26 CEST 2013


Manuel Reimer <manuel.reimer at gmx.de> writes:

> Hello,
>
> with event based init systems (in my case systemd) it seems to become
> a big issue to startup VDR.
>
> If you install VDR on a SSD device, then startup gets *really*
> fast. Sometimes that fast, that VDR starts before all devices are
> initialized.
>
> I've asked in the systemd mailinglist, if there is any way to get
> around this:
>
> http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/systemd-devel/2013-August/012716.html
>
> The result: The "daemon" (VDR) needs some way to detect devices while
> runtime.
>
> So my question to Klaus: Is there something like this planned or would
> a patch be accepted which adds a feature like this? As far as I know a
> new dependency (libudev) would be needed.

Hi,

You should be able to achieve this using the dynamite patch and
plugin.
I would definitey love to see its features merged in main vdr btw :)

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