[vdr] vdr 1.3.42 CAM premiere

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sat Feb 18 14:52:40 CET 2006

Mikko Salo wrote:
> Hi,
> On Sat, 2006-02-18 at 10:42 +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>>Since version 1.3.30 VDR waits until all CAMs are ready.
>>With this it is possible to start VDR on an encrypted
> Hi Klaus,
> I have vdr-1.3.42 and dvb drivers from kernel 2.6.15.
> If I start VDR first time on encrypted channel it says "Channel not
> available" and turns on first free FTA channel.
> I have TT premium 2.1 dvb-c and conax 4.00e in CI/CAM slot.
> I think there isn't enough delay to setup conax?
> Conax CAM has some other oddities also, like sometimes there comes
> message saying that you don't have access to that channel, even when
> channel is showing at the background :)

Are you getting a log entry like

   not all devices ready after 30 seconds

when starting VDR?

You might try increasing

#define DEVICEREADYTIMEOUT 30 // seconds to wait until all devices are ready

in vdr.c.


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