[vdr] [RFC] Eliminating the 'summary' field of timers (update)

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Thu Feb 23 09:26:34 CET 2006

Matthias Schniedermeyer wrote:
> Udo Richter wrote:
>> Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>>> After more consideration I don't like this any more.
>>> This flag would typically be set on a normal (i.e. plain
>>> vanilla) VDR (where users manage their timers through the
>>> "Edit timer" menu), making the flag numbers unnecessary
>>> large. 
>> You could just reverse the bit meaning, and clear that bit on edit. 
>> Only external programs that want to check for modifications would set 
>> that bit then.
> I'm having a deja vu.
> tfUnmodified = 0xffff0000
> :-)

Well, as you yourself have already pointed out, an external
application needs to keep track of its own timers, so there
wont't be any such flag handling any more.


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