[vdr] Seqfault of cutting thread on "Low disk space!"

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Dec 18 13:41:42 CET 2005

Christof Steininger wrote:
> Hi,
> as i'm absolutely new to the mailinglist business maybe i made something 
> wrong.

Well, you might want to consider posting in plain text, not HTML ;-)

> I described this bug on the vdrportal.de, Andreas was able to confirm it.
> The solution i posted there was actually only meant as a workaround for 
> me to test stability.
> Skins.QueueMessage(mtWarning, tr("Low disk space!"), 30);
> produces a message thats 30 seconds long, while AssumeFreeDiskSpace(-1),
> that's called about every 10 seconds fills up The Messagequeue,
> which is obviously not a good idea. As i'm far from being a coder, i'm 
> sorry, i have to leave it
> to others finding a working solution.

If you use

   Skins.QueueMessage(mtWarning, tr("Low disk space!"), 5, -1);

the message will be displayed shorter, and the '-1' will prevent
the message queue from filling up.

Could you give this a try?


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