[vdr] boot times

Nicolas Huillard nhuillard at e-dition.fr
Mon Jun 20 19:39:10 CEST 2005

Laurence Abbott a écrit :
>>My vdr-system has the whole vdr/glibc/bin/modules-things in a initrd ram 
>>disc which is loaded by the bios together with the kernel.
>>Boot time (after bios-checks) is < 10 seconds to see a picture and about 
>>20 seconds until the system is ready to replay/record on a Duron 1300 board.
> That sounds interesting. Can you post any more details or links to how
> to set this up?

The "Compact Flash Linux Project" seems to be a good starting candidate
for this kind of setup.
Other small (ie. fast) staring points can be found here :


More information about the vdr mailing list