[vdr] xine problems with vdr

Jouni Karvo Jouni.Karvo at iki.fi
Thu Feb 7 20:44:13 CET 2008

Morfsta kirjoitti:
> On Feb 7, 2008 4:27 PM, Jouni Karvo <Jouni.Karvo at iki.fi> wrote:
>> The --stdctl option causes xine to crash if it is used when starting
>> from the script...
> Someone advised me of a workaround, you can use the startup script
> with a sudo xine, or a su - xine and it will not segfault. I guess
> using su or sudo setup some different environment variables (or
> something) that xine is happy with.

Ah.  But I used su already, and -l (or -) did not help, so this --stdctl 
bug is a different bug.

Well, anyway.  There seems to be something else wrong, too, as some 
streams (namely the IPTV-ones) have audio when xine is started as a 
user, but not when started from a script.


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