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

Manuel Reimer manuel.reimer at gmx.de
Tue Aug 20 09:43:48 CEST 2013


On 08/20/2013 09:40 AM, André Weidemann wrote:
> Add a line like this after loading the required modules:
> /sbin/modprobe dvb
> /sbin/udevadm settle --timeout=30
>
> then start up vdr.
>
> Everything should be fine since udevadm only returns after all actions
> regarding the module load are settled.

This is *wrong*. It works on HDD drives but may fail on SSD drives as 
the system may boot up faster than the DVB devices need to initialize.

udevadm settle only waits for the stuff, the system *currently* knows. A 
slow tuner may be found after "udevadm settle".

Yours

Manuel



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