[vdr] ShortText == Description

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sat Oct 7 14:42:12 CEST 2006

Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> Boguslaw Juza wrote:
>> I have investigated it more carefully:
>> Broadcaster sends only shortText.
>> VDR reads the Epg event. At EpgBugFix #6 VDR moves shortText to 
>> description if description is empty
>> EPG in this state are saved in epg.data.
>> After restart VDR reads epg.data. Then scans this event again. Event 
>> already have description, so it doesn't make BugFix #6 and now we have
>> shortText and description the same.
>> Not exacly the same. Becouse "old" descrypion is after BugFix 
>> corrections.
>> So there is no BugFix #7 corection. But at the funcion end we have the 
>> same texts.
> Ah, that's an interesting finding.
> So I guess it will make sense to make sure an event that is
> newly received from the data stream has *all* its data
> refreshed from the stream. If there is no short text, for instance,
> an already existing short text needs to be deleted etc.
> Thanks for this report, I'll see how it can be fixed.

Can you please try the attached patch?
It should fix this problem.

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