[vdr] VDR timer + mplayer = VDR crash. Please fix!
anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Fri Jun 8 06:27:46 CEST 2007
VDR User wrote:
> On 6/7/07, Anssi Hannula <anssi.hannula at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Attached is a patch for mplayer plugin which closes file descriptors
>> (except 0, 1, 2) when forking mplayer script.
> I have tried the patch with several attempts now and everything worked
> fine. The timer was triggered & started recording while the mplayer
> playback was uninterrupted. No crashes, no problems as far as I can
> I'd like to express great thanks that you've taken the time to fix
> this bug as it's been a huge problem for a long time!
Nice to hear that :)
I hadn't previously investigated this further, as I have a multiple-card
system, so I had only experienced minor problems because of this.
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