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==Description==
 
==Description==
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'''Author:''' Frank Schmirler
Imports the [[EPG]] of an other VDR using the [[Svdrp]] protocol. For connecting the [[svdrpservice-plugin]] is used which has to be installed along with epgsync.
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The actual import runs as a background thread. You can start the thread from the main menu or automatically whenever the plugin is started.
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Imports the [[EPG]] of another VDR using the Svdrp protocol. For connecting the svdrpservice-plugin is used which has to be installed along with epgsync.
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The actual import runs as background thread. The thread can be started from main menu and/or automatically whenever the plugin is started.  
  
==Software requirements==
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===Status===
[[svdrpservice-plugin]] >= 0.0.2
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Last Update 06/2013
  
==Installation==
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==Software Requirements==
See [[plugin installation]]
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* [[svdrpservice-plugin]] >= 0.0.2
  
==Problems==
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==Current Version(en)==
===Thread priority===
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[http://vdr.schmirler.de/svdrpservice/vdr-svdrpservice-1.0.0.tgz 1.0.0]
On some systems even the slow channel-by-channel import seems to affect the live picture. Try the following patch to reduce the thread priority:
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--- thread.c.orig      2006-09-20 12:52:36.000000000 +0200
 
+++ thread.c    2006-09-20 12:53:08.000000000 +0200
 
@@ -12,6 +12,8 @@
 
  #define EPGSYNC_SLEEPMS 30
 
 
  void cEpgSyncThread::Action() {
 
+        SetPriority(15);
 
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        plugin = cPluginManager::GetPlugin("svdrpservice");
 
        if (!plugin) {
 
                esyslog("EpgSync: Plugin svdrpservice not available");
 
 
===Buffer size===
 
Large EPG entries might exceed the internal buffer size. The log will show something like
 
svdrpservice: line too long in reply from ...
 
Increase the buffer size to e.g. 32k by editing [[svdrpservice-plugin]]'s connection.h:
 
#define BUFFER_SIZE KILOBYTE(32)
 
 
==Links==
 
==Links==
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# [http://vdr.schmirler.de Plugins Homepage]
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| http://vdr.schmirler.de/
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| Plugin homepage
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|}
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[[Category:Plugins]]
 
[[Category:Plugins]]
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[[Category:EPG_and_Co]]
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[[Category:Svdrp-tools]]
  
{{i18n|Epgsync-plugin}}
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{{i18n|epgsync-plugin}}

Latest revision as of 18:29, 8 December 2013

Description

Author: Frank Schmirler

Imports the EPG of another VDR using the Svdrp protocol. For connecting the svdrpservice-plugin is used which has to be installed along with epgsync. The actual import runs as background thread. The thread can be started from main menu and/or automatically whenever the plugin is started.

Status

Last Update 06/2013

Software Requirements

Current Version(en)

1.0.0

Links

  1. Plugins Homepage