[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] xine-0.7.2 plugin via network without streamdev

syrius.ml at no-log.org syrius.ml at no-log.org
Mon Mar 14 10:57:17 CET 2005

Reinhard Nissl <rnissl at gmx.de> writes:

>>>> @developer: Are there plans to make this switch automatically when
>>>> someone tries to connect to the VDR Server? And what about a switch
>>>>back to the real primary device after closing down the connection?
>>>There are such plans. Just a matter of spare time ;-)
>> Sounds great. What about also adding an option to switch OSD to
>> skincurses (to console), without modifying the primary device.
> That's not a matter of vdr-xine but VDR. Currently, VDR supports only
> a setup like this:
>             VDR Slave 1 --- xine 1
>            /
> VDR Master
>            \
>             VDR Slave 2 --- xine 2
> VDR Master runs vdr-streamdev-server and VDR Slaves run
> vdr-streamdev-client + vdr-xine. All VDR instances run on the same
> computer and share the same recording directory. VDR Master provides
> access to all DVB devices and VDR Slaves take care of OSD and transfer
> mode for vdr-xine.

The setup with several VDR is not optimal at all.
What would be the changes to make one VDR handle this configuration ?
Does the object models in VDR allow that without BIG changes ?


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