[vdr] (solved !) ERROR: video data stream broken on second dvb card, but szap work

Dieter Bloms dieter at bloms.de
Tue Feb 27 17:29:12 CET 2007

Hello Reinhard,

On Sun, Feb 18, Reinhard Nissl wrote:

> I've had a further look into szap's source how it detects the status
> FE_LOCKED. Attached is an updated tuner patch which now also reports
> details for FE_READ_STATUS.
> One difference between VDR and szap regarding FE_READ_STATUS is, that
> VDR only honors the read status when ioctl() returns 0 while szap prints
> just an error when ioctl() returns -1.
> Furthermore, VDR's handling of errno == EINTR seems to be wrong due to
> the do {} while (0); loop.
> BTW: I still assume, that your logfile reports a tuning timeout. If this
> is no longer the case, then you may want to experiment with
> WAIT_FOR_TUNER_LOCK in device.c.

I've tried your patch and the new vdr-1.4.5-2 for some days now and
it works even when I disable diseqc !
So I have to say: greate work Reinhard and many many thanks to you !!!



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