[vdr] Dead lock in VDR/EPG scan

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Mon Jun 6 20:32:45 CEST 2005

Rainer Zocholl wrote:
> Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de(Klaus Schmidinger)  06.06.05 18:20
>>On a single card system 
> I have more than one card ;-)
> But somewhere i read the EPG infos are mostly changed only 
> between 2:00 and 3:00.
>>it doesn't really make much sense to have shorter times 
>>- after all, you wouldn't even be able to watch a full length movie.
> Ah, i see.
> I thought EPG scan would only occur after a lengthly "idle" time
> and "politely" switch away the channels when no user is present. 
> (If i am already sleeping it would be a feature if VDR would wake 
> me up by switching the channel. ;-))

The EPG timeout setting is that "idle" time.

But since you have multiple cards, that setting doesn't apply at all.

Anssi Hannula

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