[vdr] fbxine started from commands.conf causes high cpu load

Joerg Riechardt J.Riechardt at gmx.de
Mon Sep 26 17:23:28 CEST 2005

Reinhard Nissl wrote:
> Hi,
> Joerg Riechardt wrote:
>> I want to start fbxine with the remote control.
>> In commands.conf I have an entry "start fbxine : at -f /z/ss now" and 
>> ss contains #! /bin/sh
>> fbxine -V vidixfb -A alsa --stdctl 
>> vdr://video/vdr-xine/stream#demux:mpeg_pes
>> In keymacros.conf the button of the remote is linked to the line in 
>> commands.conf.
>> When I start ss from the console everything is fine, but when I start 
>> it with the remote, I get very high cpu-load from fbxine.
>> Is this a problem of fbxine or of vdr?
>> Is there a solution?
> One possible explanation: when ss is started via at, stdin seems to be 
> connected to /dev/null. So fbxine seems to loop, reading from stdin.
> Maybe it helps to add something like "< /dev/tty1" to the fbxine command 
> line, to connect it's stdin to console 1.
> Bye.

Great! That did the trick.
Now I can play with different deinterlace options just with the remote 
control ...
Thank you very much!

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