[vdr] [PATCH] Priority of transfer-mode should not be -1

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Sun Aug 28 17:13:22 CEST 2005

Klaus Schmidinger wrote:

>> Anssi Hannula wrote:
>>> The transfer-mode uses always priority -1.
>>> That presents a problem: If I connect to that vdr using streamdev, it
>>> switches the first budget device off from the multiplex transfered to
>>> the FF card, although there is a second identical budget
>>> device available.

> Actually, the PrimaryLimit was implemented at a time where the FF DVB
> cards were unable to record and replay at the same time. In that case,
> when a timer needed to use the primary device, it was no longer possible
> to switch to a different channel. These times are long gone, so I would
> instead tend to remove the PrimaryLimit altogether. It would make things
> simpler instead of more complex ;-)
> If somebody has programmed so many timers that all of the DVB cards
> are needed to record them, so be it.
> Comments?

How exactly would that resolve the situation I described above?

Anssi Hannula

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