[vdr] ttxtsub problem with vdr >= 1.3.28

Kimmo Taskinen kimmo.taskinen at dnainternet.net
Tue Aug 23 20:11:20 CEST 2005

The problem is really related to the changed EPG scan because disabling 
EPG from setup "fixed" this problem.


Luca Olivetti wrote:

> Rolf Ahrenberg wrote:
>>> Below is some vdr output during record watching. Somehow it seems to me
>>> that as vdr is scanning through different channels during record 
>>> watching (EPG scan?) the ttxtsubs-plugin "attaches" to that channel and
>>> shows the subtitles from it.
>> So, something went really broke while updating from 1.3.27 to 1.3.28 and
>> a quick look at VDR's HISTORY reveals these changes:
>> 2005-08-07: Version 1.3.28
>> - Reactivated cVideoRepacker in remux.c after some fixes (thanks to 
>> Reinhard Nissl).
>> - Modified cEITScanner::Process() so that it uses the primary device 
>> if it is
>>   replaying and is the only device that provides the given 
>> transponder, and that
>>   a forced EPG scan works even if EPG scan timeout is set to 0 
>> (thanks to
>>   Bernhard Stegmaier for reporting a problem with this).
>> Could you revert the changes above one by one and check if one or 
>> another
>> triggers the actual problem? You can easily deactivate the 
>> cVideoRepacker
>> by commenting the "#define TEST_cVideoRepacker" line in remux.c and the
>> eitscan.c changes are well documented in:
>> ftp://ftp.cadsoft.de/vdr/Developer/vdr-1.3.27-28.diff
> Maybe it's simpler to just disable the epg scan in the setup: I have 
> it disabled and I have no problems with the ttxsubs plugin (OTOH I 
> don't use it that much). Note that the last patch I applied was for 
> vdr-1.3.26, since I upgraded since then using the diffs (saves some 
> patching ;-)
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