[vdr] vdr crashes when replaying zero length recording

VDR User user.vdr at gmail.com
Tue Mar 13 16:37:50 CET 2012

On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 8:08 AM, Torgeir Veimo <torgeir at netenviron.com> wrote:
> I've seen this a lot lately. due to tuning problems with my nova-t
> 500s, I've gotten frequent zero length recordings. Playing back these
> either using the xine plugin, or xineliboutput, causes VDR to crash
> and restart.
> I'm using yavdr with only trivial modifications.

I compile VDR myself and never have this problem. I use vdr-xine and
have been test softhddevice but in case of an empty recording, VDR
just returns to live tv. Sounds like a yavdr problem -- last I heard
yavdr uses a bunch of patches but since I don't use it I don't know
that 100%.

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