[vdr] 451 Grab image failed

Thomas Creutz thomas.creutz at gmx.de
Thu Dec 31 11:56:28 CET 2009

Am 30.12.2009 09:08, schrieb Rene:
> Thomas Creutz wrote:
>> Rene schrieb:
>>> I have had problems in getting screen captures from VDR (VDR 1.6.0_p2-r3
>>> on Gentoo) with with for example:
>>> svdrpsend.pl grab file.jpg
>> check your plugins, most plugins can block the device like the avards-plugin
> Hi Thomas!
> This sounds interesting! Never heard about this before.. Is there any
> way to check which plugins might block the device, or do I just have to
> start by disabling all, and going through each plugin one-by one?

yes, this is the best way to find it. Just start with no plugin.. when 
it is possible to grab the image, than one of your plugins block the 
device. (this is also what I did for a while: 

Greetings and Happy New Year!


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