[vdr] vdr create zerosize info.vdr

Andreas Brachold ml05 at deltab.de
Sat Aug 13 18:54:47 CEST 2005


Am Samstag, den 13.08.2005, 16:37 +0200 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger:
> Andreas Brachold wrote:
> > I'm notice, that's vdr(1.3.28) create a empty info.vdr for recordings 
> > on some cases. (A file with 0 bytes size)
> > 
> > the attached file, should fix this
> Using Timer->File() could result in something like "TITLE~EPISODE"
> (literally!). If at all, the 'name' variable should be used here.
> But since this wouldn't introduce any new information (and would
> also make it impossible to tell whether there actually was EPG
> info available) I'd rather not do this.


it's just not better, if this information always present on info.vdr,
whatever if it come from EPG or as fallback from Timer->File().

Now is'nt Tag - T not present. 

I've got a notion that some external scripts could miss this
feature. :-)

> However, you're of course right about the empty files that are
> created if there is no EPG info. This made me realize that in
> such a case not even the channel id is set, which _is_ known
> even without EPG info. I have therefore made the attached change,
> which makes sure there is a channel id in the info.vdr file - and
> thus also avoids empty files.

Ok, this patch create a nonempty file, which contain only a channel id.
and this solve me intention too.


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