Re: [vdr] Burn plugin permissions problem

2006-08-30 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Aug 30, 2006 at 09:37:42AM +0100, Stuart Morris wrote: I can create DVD ISO files using vdr-burn-0.1.0-pre20 ok but only if vdr is run as root. If I run vdr without root privelage DVD ISO creation fails at the start. My /tmp folder and ISO destination folder have the appropriate

[vdr] Playing MPEG TS files (Re: vdr Digest, Vol 20, Issue 8)

2006-09-05 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Sep 05, 2006 at 09:56:07AM +0530, nitin wrote: I have just downloaded the vdr source code and successfully build it. But it seems that present code will work only for some specific tuner card. Can it work for recorded transport stream which are stored in hard disk. Please let me know

Re: [vdr] GCC 4.1.1 and glibc 2.4 nptlonly with vdr 1.4.x + subtitles plugin for extra

2006-09-07 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Sep 07, 2006 at 02:27:41PM +0300, Jukka Palko wrote: Anyone had good experiences using this combination? Looks like my vdr system started to have some subtitles plugin issues on Finnish Yle channels after upgrading gcc and glibc. I'm using vdr 4.1.2, softdevice CVS, subtitles 0.3.11,

Re: [vdr] multiple keypresses with remote plugin

2006-09-26 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 03:26:17PM +0100, Torgeir Veimo wrote: An older version of the vdr-remote plugin was confused by type 0 events (IIRC), which were reported by the cx88 driver. However, that was fixed a few months ago after I reported it. I still don't use the plugin, because it

Re: [vdr] Utf8-patch experiences, anyone?

2006-12-04 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hallo Alexander, Please look at http://www.free-x.de/utf8/ The last version of utf8 patch is for vdr 1.4.3 the next version for 1.4.4 will be soon there. I'm interested in the patch, given that all my other Linux computers use utf8. However, I'd prefer to use the built-in bitmap fonts of

Re: [vdr] Utf8-patch experiences, anyone?

2006-12-05 Thread Marko Mäkelä
dependence on my system seems to be libfreetype6{,-dev}. Marko Mäkelä schrieb: For one, I fear that Freetype could use too much processing power. Secondly, I would expect the rendered glyphs to look bad in the interlaced output of vdr -P'softdevice -vo dfb:mgatv' (TV output of Matrox G450). try

Re: [vdr] Parameter --manual-start/--timer-start (was: vdr shutdown handling / streamdev plugin)

2006-12-08 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Dec 08, 2006 at 08:21:07PM +0100, Thiemo Gehrke wrote: Am Samstag, 2. Dezember 2006 16:24 schrieb Matthias Schwarzott: To manual start check I have another idea. Perhaps vdr can get a parameter for setting explicitly manual-start or start based on timer. Then the startskript could

Re: [vdr] [vdr bug]Shutdown during an active timer is broken

2006-12-09 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Dec 09, 2006 at 05:48:47PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: The idea of pressing power button twice is also nice, though it will confuse scripts that send power key presses. Plus, effectively, while you currently confirm shutdown with power, ok, you now confirm with power, power.

Re: [vdr] Parameter --manual-start/--timer-start

2006-12-09 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Dec 09, 2006 at 05:16:22PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: I have written a patch for making the Power key suspend the output. Some softdevice users have found it useful, but I've been told that the patch does not stop playback on full-featured cards. You can access

Re: [vdr] New UTF-8 patch is now available.

2007-01-07 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Jan 06, 2007 at 02:48:28PM +0100, Alexander Riedel wrote: Hi! New UTF-8 patch is now available at www.free-x.de/utf8 Changelog: v.0.1.3 for vdr 1.4.4-3 * Add workaround for buggy freetype libs 2.1.7 - 2.2.1 (segmentation fault) Thank you! This applied cleanly on vdr

Re: [vdr] New UTF-8 patch is now available.

2007-01-07 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Jan 07, 2007 at 10:47:08PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: Do you have a script for translating the /video directory from latin1 to utf8? I attach my script for this, also available from http://www.iki.fi/~msmakela/software/misc/. Sorry, the script only works well when no directories need

Re: [vdr] Re: missing dvb subtitles in records

2007-01-08 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Mon, Jan 08, 2007 at 09:26:39PM +0200, Arthur Konovalov wrote: Ville Aakko wrote: I have a similar setup and yes, DVB subtitles are recorded. I don't use ttxtsubs at all (only the DVB ones). I know that it sounds stupid, but after upgrading to 1.4.5 subtitles recording works flawlessly.

Re: [vdr] Centralized VDR solution?

2007-01-09 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jan 09, 2007 at 12:58:10PM +0200, lamikr wrote: I am using Hauppauge MediaMVPs to connect to a central VDR system containing 3 DVB-S cards. VOMP is running on the MediaMVPs (http://www.loggytronic.com) and apart from missing * DVD support * Cutting this system contains

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-13 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 10, 2007 at 02:28:24PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Hi list, I've finished a second version of the shutdown rewrite. This time, there are two patches available, one for VDR 1.5.0, and one with slight changes for 1.4.x. http://www.udo-richter.de/vdr/patches.html#shutdown

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-15 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Jan 13, 2007 at 09:48:47PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: A more important suggestion: Could you please add a notification method to status.h for notifying plugins whether VDR is currently in interactive mode? You can poll this state on your own by calling Shutdown.IsUserInactive().

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-16 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jan 16, 2007 at 12:15:32AM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: While VDR is running, I would guess that the only way it can become interactive is by receiving button events from the remote control unit. Hmm, ok, I was mainly thinking of becoming inactive - since

Re: [vdr] VDR not starting properly with softdevice on boot

2007-01-16 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jan 16, 2007 at 09:53:21PM +0200, Kartsa wrote: Have you tried OProfile or strace -p pid of vdr, or attaching gdb to the running vdr process? Hmm, what's OProfile? I am not quite sure if I am starting matroxfb in the right place. OProfile is a continuous profiler for processors

Re: [vdr] VDR not starting properly with softdevice on boot

2007-01-17 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 06:43:04PM +0200, Kartsa wrote: accept(23, 0xbfc07588, [16])= -1 EAGAIN (Resource temporarily unavailable) This doesn't feel right. It would make sense to monitor connection attempts with select(2) or to use a blocking call. And this is oprofiler output

Re: [vdr] VDR not starting properly with softdevice on boot

2007-01-18 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 10:16:55PM +0200, Kartsa wrote: Please compile softdevice and vdr with -g, or at the very least do not strip them. We're interested in the function names. What do you mean by -g? Where does that option go? I must point out that I am quite a novice in linuxe still.

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-22 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Jan 13, 2007 at 09:48:47PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: A more important suggestion: Could you please add a notification method to status.h for notifying plugins whether VDR is currently in interactive mode? You can poll this state on your own by calling Shutdown.IsUserInactive().

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-24 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jan 23, 2007 at 10:19:57PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Since the shutdown script runs in the background, the stdin could probably be closed. After all, VDR should continue to 'own' stdin, and running in the background would probably cause a conflict. However, running the script with a

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-24 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 24, 2007 at 06:49:10PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Well, strange things happen. I've had such a side effect on my runvdr extreme with a closed stdout, see here: (German) http://www.vdr-portal.de/board/thread.php?postid=542948#post542948 In this case, printf on kanotix complained

Re: [vdr] Re: replay stuttering

2007-01-28 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Jan 27, 2007 at 11:56:56PM +0200, Kartsa wrote: So, hdparm did no good. Did you try sdparm? Serial ATA looks like SCSI to some tools. Marko ___ vdr mailing list vdr@linuxtv.org http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-30 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 05:50:46PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Hi list, I've finished a third version of the shutdown rewrite. Again there are two patches available, one for VDR 1.5.0, and one with slight changes for 1.4.x. http://www.udo-richter.de/vdr/patches.html#shutdown

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-30 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jan 30, 2007 at 08:08:27PM +0200, Ville Skyttä wrote: On Tuesday 30 January 2007 19:28, Marko Mäkelä wrote: On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 05:50:46PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Plugin activity in %ld minutes, shut down anyway? Liitännäinen toimii %ld minuutin päästä, sammutetaanko

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-30 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jan 30, 2007 at 09:56:36PM +0200, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote: I'd use passive sentencies and no comma at the ends and try to use the current style. I agree with you that it is good to maintain a consistent style. However, The passive voice should be avoided. I quickly browsed some tooltips

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-01-31 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 09:02:58AM +0200, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote: I would rather write käynnistyy instead of the foreign aktivoituu. But VDR starts (käynnistää) all plugins already at the beginning and depending on the plugins behaviour it's activated on main menu action, external trigger,

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x - Finnish translations

2007-01-31 Thread Marko Mäkelä
I believe that we have reached consensus on the Finnish translation. On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 05:50:46PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: - i18n strings: VDR will shut down later. Press power to force. VDR sammuu myöhemmin - pakota virtakytkimellä VDR will shut down in %s minutes VDR sammuu %s

[vdr] Blocking the playback of recordings in plugins

2007-01-31 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 08:38:29PM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: From what he's saying, the problem is buffer overrun's, not underrun's. Too much data is being sent and the device isn't able to keep up. If that's the case then it would make sense for vdr to have a user setting to limit

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-01 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 10:55:11PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: First, and more important: Can you please suspend the playback of recordings when Shutdown.IsUserInactive() holds? Here is the relevant hunk from my vdr-suspend patch: This would break the other interesting

Re: [vdr] Blocking the playback of recordings in plugins

2007-02-01 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 07:57:20PM +0100, Reinhard Nissl wrote: Hi, Marko Mäkelä wrote: I believe that the easy fix would be to have these methods return 0 only when playing a recording. Can the plugin detect this somehow? For live TV, VDR runs a transfer thread and the replaying

Re: [vdr] Vdr or driver performance dropout

2007-02-01 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 09:49:55PM +0200, Kartsa wrote: Most likely, it's me who has to be blamed. Around 1.3.27, cVideoRepacker was introduced which has an impact on CPU load. This could be a reason why the menu is slow when running several recordings at the same time. Bye. I do not

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-01 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 08:27:14PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: Maybe not switching off display while doing playback? It doesn't make much sense anyway to run playback invisible. It does. The typical use case is that you pause live video or start a recording with a timer, then start

Re: [vdr] Vdr or driver performance dropout

2007-02-01 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 10:18:03PM +0200, Kartsa wrote: Marko Mäkelä kirjoitti: I do not think that it is the reason. I checked that the cpu load was less than 10% on my 3000+ AMD and even with my 550MHz PIII less than 20% when there were 5 simultaneuous recordings. You should

Re: [vdr] Vdr or driver performance dropout

2007-02-02 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Feb 02, 2007 at 04:05:10PM +0200, Marko Myllymaa wrote: On Thu, 1 Feb 2007, Kartsa wrote: Marko Mäkelä kirjoitti: On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 10:18:03PM +0200, Kartsa wrote: Would it really matter in this case when cpu load was that small? I was just trying to say that even though

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-02 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Feb 02, 2007 at 12:22:12AM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: It does. The typical use case is that you pause live video or start a recording with a timer, then start watching it while it is still recording, so that you can skip commercial breaks. Then you get interrupted

Re: [vdr] Transfer Buffer Overflow

2007-02-02 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Feb 02, 2007 at 10:24:51PM +0100, Thomas Lagemann wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: I've patched vdr twice so that it'd read the MPEG TS from a regular file instead of the /dev file system. The first time (about 2 years ago) on then-current vdr 1.3.x, it succeeded. The second time (maybe 1

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-03 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Feb 03, 2007 at 10:48:42AM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: Actually I would press the pause button, as I usually don't want to miss anything. And then the playback should be halted anyway, no matter if display is on or off. But you surely would power the display off

RCU interfaces (Re: [vdr] Vdr or driver performance dropout)

2007-02-03 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Feb 03, 2007 at 10:43:37AM +, Laz wrote: What type of remote receiver are you using? I've had delays with some remotes but not others: 2. PCI Nova-T receiver through lirc: works much better than the USB receiver but does feel as if there is a lag between pressing keys and

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-06 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 10:55:11PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: First, and more important: Can you please suspend the playback of recordings when Shutdown.IsUserInactive() holds? This would break the other interesting feature, shut down VDR as soon as the playback ends

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-07 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 12:06:20AM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Could you please introduce a configuration option that would allow the Power key to initiate shutdown even while playing a recording (provided that nothing else prevents a shutdown, of course)? You can shut down while playback,

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-07 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 10:40:44PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Marko Mäkelä wrote: You can shut down while playback, you just have to confirm it. And if you don't confirm it, VDR will shut down 5 minutes after the playback ends. Sure, if the playback ends. It won't end with my patched

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-08 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Feb 08, 2007 at 01:08:33PM +0200, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote: BTW, I'm very used to VDR's current behaviour to shutdown itself after the recording is made and don't want to get rid of that one either. As far as I understand, nobody has suggested that we should get rid of that feature. You

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-09 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Feb 09, 2007 at 05:55:54PM +, Darren Salt wrote: I demand that VDR User may or may not have written... [snip] Also, a coffee-maker is not a device used for entertainment purposes. Nobody turns their coffee-maker on and then sits there watching it. I hope not anyways. They

[vdr] WORC5 (Wakeup by RC5 infrared RCU) update

2007-02-11 Thread Marko Mäkelä
I finally got around to documenting the internal installation of my wake-on-remote module. http://www.iki.fi/~msmakela/electronics/worc5/#pci The instructions are for the Hauppauge Nova-T PCI 90002, but I guess that the module could be installed on any PCI card that features a connector for an

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-14 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Feb 11, 2007 at 08:11:03PM +, Darren Salt wrote: I demand that VDR User may or may not have written... On 2/8/07, Marko Mäkelä [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (August already?) Hey, I wrote that on 2007-02-08 (ISO date) or 8.2.2007 (German or Finnish style date). I think

Re: [vdr] VDR user input slowness

2007-02-15 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Feb 15, 2007 at 04:37:16PM +0200, Teemu Suikki wrote: .. Replying to myself.. The problem seems to be in kernel level after all, I enabled ir_debug in budget-ci module and the same delay is there as well, debug log appears at the same time as vdr reacts to the keypress.

Re: [vdr] VDR user input slowness

2007-02-16 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Feb 16, 2007 at 03:54:19PM +0200, Teemu Suikki wrote: But are you using the cx88 kernel module? My patch probably breaks all other drivers depending on ir-common.c or ir-funtions.c, as it is called in later 2.6 kernels. I'm talking about this patch, which I have been using since

[vdr] RS-232 relay plugin adapted for the shutdown rewrite

2007-02-18 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 05:50:46PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Hi list, I've finished a third version of the shutdown rewrite. Again there are two patches available, one for VDR 1.5.0, and one with slight changes for 1.4.x. http://www.udo-richter.de/vdr/patches.html#shutdown

Re: [vdr] Key and button

2007-02-19 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Mon, Feb 19, 2007 at 08:07:05PM +0200, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote: Shouldn't it be button (Knopf) instead of key (Taste)? I would guess that most people control vdr with a remote control unit instead of a keyboard. Besides, nappia is shorter than näppäintä (as in the Finnish translation of

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x, version 0.4 - Finnish i18n

2007-02-20 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Feb 20, 2007 at 08:52:20AM +0200, Rolf Ahrenberg wrote: On Mon, 19 Feb 2007, Udo Richter wrote: Rolf Ahrenberg wrote: I've one question about this sentence: Plugin %s wakes up in %ld min, continue? If I'm pressing 'OK' here, does it continue the shutdown or running the VDR?

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x, version 0.4 - Finnish i18n

2007-02-20 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Feb 20, 2007 at 08:36:49AM -0800, VDR User wrote: On 2/20/07, Marko Mäkelä [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Would it be enough to say %s wakes up? That's fine if you don't mind using poor grammar. For example, femon wakes up? makes absolutely no sense. All languages I know allow

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-25 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 05:50:46PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: - Added #define PATCH_SHUTDOWN_REWRITE to detect the patch Use #if VDRVERSNUM = 105xx || defined(PATCH_SHUTDOWN_REWRITE) after final integration into VDR. Now that VDR 1.5.1 includes the patch, I wonder if you are going to

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x

2007-02-25 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Feb 25, 2007 at 09:11:36PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 05:50:46PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: - Added #define PATCH_SHUTDOWN_REWRITE to detect the patch Use #if VDRVERSNUM = 105xx || defined(PATCH_SHUTDOWN_REWRITE) after final integration into VDR. Now

[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] Relay plugin 0.1.1 for VDR 1.5.1

2007-02-25 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Because the global variable Shutdown introduced in Udo Richter's shutdown rewrite was renamed to ShutdownHandler in VDR 1.5.1, I have to release a new version of the relay plugin, for powering the output equipment on or off via RS-232. http://www.iki.fi/~msmakela/software/vdr/#relay

Re: [vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x, final

2007-03-03 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Mar 03, 2007 at 04:36:03PM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: Sorry, I forgot one feature request. In a private discussion with Klaus a long time ago (around vdr 1.3.30), Klaus mentioned the idea of VDR remembering the name of the last replayed recording across shutdowns. That is,

Re: [vdr] vdr-1.5.1 problems with the new shutdown code

2007-03-04 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Mar 04, 2007 at 08:31:16PM +0100, Udo Richter wrote: Rolf Ahrenberg wrote: On Sun, 4 Mar 2007, Udo Richter wrote: Mar 4 18:31:14 xxx vdr: [6740] LastActivity: Never Mar 4 18:31:14 xxx vdr: [6740] ActiveTimeout: 2104 Mar 4 18:31:14 xxx vdr: [6740] Retry: Never ... goes on and

[vdr] Trouble with softdevice -vo dfb:mgatv OSD with vdr 2.0.4

2013-11-01 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi all, I used to follow the vdr development between 1.3.x and 1.6.0. I stopped updating my system around 2007, because it was working well enough for me. This year, I bought a Samsung SmartTV, hoping that it could be replace the old PC. Little did I know that the USB interface does not

Re: [vdr] Trouble with softdevice -vo dfb:mgatv OSD with vdr 2.0.4

2013-11-03 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Nov 01, 2013 at 11:19:48PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: If I change the assignment to isTrueColor=false, the square goes away and I will get the familiar gray rectangles on the screen (from the else block that I omitted above). I did some further studying. The truecolor OSD

Re: [vdr] Trouble with softdevice -vo dfb:mgatv OSD with vdr 2.0.4

2013-11-03 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Nov 03, 2013 at 10:01:54PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: On Fri, Nov 01, 2013 at 11:19:48PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: If I change the assignment to isTrueColor=false, the square goes away and I will get the familiar gray rectangles on the screen (from the else block that I omitted above

Re: [vdr] Trouble with softdevice -vo dfb:mgatv OSD with vdr 2.0.4

2013-11-03 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Nov 03, 2013 at 05:25:36PM -0800, VDR User wrote: Have you tried softhddevice for output? http://projects.vdr-developer.org/git/vdr-plugin-softhddevice.git/ It looks like this is based on the X server. I see no reference to DirectFB in the README.txt or the Makefile. The Matrox

[vdr] OSD and subtitles trouble

2013-11-08 Thread Marko Mäkelä
I did some more hacking and got softdevice to a useable state on VDR 2.0.4. My patch against softdevice cvs is attached. The TL;DR version is that I suspect 2 bugs in VDR 2.0.4: (1) The bottom 1% lines of the OSD are not being cleared when the OSD extends that low. (I can choose up to 99%

Re: [vdr] OSD and subtitles trouble

2013-11-09 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Nov 09, 2013 at 11:36:55AM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: I just tried this on my VDR with a TT S2-6400 and there was no such problem. I assume that this is related to the softdevice OSD implementation and not the core VDR. Thank you for testing, Klaus! Were you able to test the

Re: [vdr] OSD and subtitles trouble

2013-11-09 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi Klaus, I have no such problem here. If I open the menu of the channel/progress display while subtitles are active, no subtitles are displayed while the menu is open and they continue to be displayed once the menu has been closed again. OK. The only difference that I am seeing (after

Re: [vdr] OSD and subtitles trouble

2013-11-10 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Nov 10, 2013 at 04:44:44PM +0200, Sami Ketola wrote: This is not entirely true. All broadcasters in Finland are using DVB subtitles except Nelonen Media on all their channels and MTV Media on Sub channel. Yes even MTV3 seems to be DVB subtitled now. I must admit that I do not watch TV

[vdr] Valgrind warnings with LCARS OSD

2013-11-15 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi all, I played a little with Valgrind: valgrind --vgdb=yes --vgdb-error=0 ./vdr ... and in gdb, (gdb) target remote |vgdb This seems to give me a false alarm for cRecording::cRecording(): Program received signal SIGTRAP, Trace/breakpoint trap. 0x0811951a in cRecording::cRecording

Re: [vdr] Valgrind warnings with LCARS OSD

2013-11-15 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi Klaus, On Fri, Nov 15, 2013 at 04:47:10PM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: #2 0x0810e3d2 in cPixmapMemory::DrawRectangle (this=0x6d3fe78, Rect=..., Color=2566914048) at osd.c:1333 1333 cRect r = Rect.Intersected(DrawPort().Size()); As far as I can tell, the entirely uninitialized

Re: [vdr] Valgrind warnings with LCARS OSD

2013-11-16 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi Klaus, Thanks for debugging this! Please try whether this fixes it: --- skinlcars.c +++ skinlcars.c @@ -900,6 +900,15 @@ ys03 = ys04 - Gap; ys05 = yb15; + // The item area (just to have them initialized, actual setting will be done in SetMenuCategory(): + + xi00 = 0; + xi01 = 0; +

[vdr] [PATCH] vdr -v ... --edit ignores -v to set videodir

2013-12-16 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi all, I am not sure if this was reported already, but I encountered this bug when trying to edit a recording without setting up VDR: ./vdr -v /tmp/video --edit /tmp/video/Rec_name/2013-08-12.20.58.50.99.rec Without the attached patch, VDR would try to create /srv/vdr/video, and would fail

Re: [vdr] [PATCH] vdr -v ... --edit ignores -v to set videodir

2013-12-21 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Mon, Dec 16, 2013 at 07:11:52PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: With the patch, VDR successfully cut the recording. The source files were in PES format, and also the new recording is in PES format. Based on a discussion from 2008, this is the expected behaviour. Is there some tool

Re: [vdr] [PATCH] vdr -v ... --edit ignores -v to set videodir

2013-12-25 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Dec 25, 2013 at 12:35:19PM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: I think I'll do it this way: Thanks, this looks OK too. I guess that your patch is against the development branch. In 2.0.4, the function is SetVideoDirectory() instead of cVideoDirectory::SetName(). Marko

[vdr] cSoftDevice::StillPicture() not updating video in VDR 2.0

2013-12-25 Thread Marko Mäkelä
After upgrading to VDR 2.0, I got Softdevice to almost work (see the mail archive a couple of months ago). Sometimes it is showing garbage (really random noise) on the MGA350 OSD layer; I can live with that, as this box is only used for infrequent recordings. The last annoying problem is that

Re: [vdr] cSoftDevice::StillPicture() not updating video in VDR 2.0

2013-12-25 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Dec 25, 2013 at 12:23:23PM -0800, VDR User wrote: If you haven't done so already, please bring this to Johns (author of softhddevice) at the vdrportal forum. I did not yet, because softdevice has little to do with softhddevice. But thanks for the hint, I think I should set up vdr,

[vdr] Streaming DVD contents from VDR?

2014-02-01 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi, I have a minimal setup consisting of an old PC sitting in a different room, and a Samsung SmartTV in the living room. We rarely watch any DVDs in my family, so we do not have any dedicated DVD player. I used to use a DVD player plugin when the VDR PC was in the living room, attached to

Re: [vdr] Streaming DVD contents from VDR?

2014-02-02 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Feb 01, 2014 at 08:18:49PM -0800, VDR User wrote: Why not just dump the dvd iso and play it with the vdr-mplayer plugin? Or vdr-play plugin is that supports playing iso's directly. The problem with these is that my VDR box is not connected to the living room TV, other than via

Re: [vdr] cSoftDevice::StillPicture() not updating video in VDR 2.0

2014-05-31 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Dec 25, 2013 at 04:50:39PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: After upgrading to VDR 2.0, I got Softdevice to almost work (see the mail archive a couple of months ago). Sometimes it is showing garbage (really random noise) on the MGA350 OSD layer; I can live with that, as this box is only used

Re: [vdr] TBS6285 slow onscreen menu

2014-06-02 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Mon, Jun 02, 2014 at 04:23:36PM +0200, Milos Kapoun wrote: TBS drivers replace all media tree in the kernel. After compilation I have problem with IR remote on the current Hauppage Nova–T card. If the Hauppauge card is comparable with the Nova-T PCI 90002 and if the media drivers are

Re: [vdr] Raspberry Pi, Streamdev + rpihddevice

2014-07-08 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jul 08, 2014 at 12:59:58PM +0200, Thomas Reufer wrote: Especially for devices like Raspberry Pi it would be very nice to have kind of a standby function in VDR, which detaches active receivers and call an appropriate function on the primary device to suspend and blank the output. Then

Re: [vdr] Raspberry Pi, Streamdev + rpihddevice

2014-07-08 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Oh, hi, Martin! Long time no see. Are you still using the old softdevice? I would have never guessed someone is still using it :-) Yes! I was in stealth mode for several years, until I finally upgraded the software (Debian+VDR) from 2006 less than a year ago. I tried to contribute some

Re: [vdr] Raspberry Pi, Streamdev + rpihddevice

2014-07-18 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jul 08, 2014 at 05:01:15PM +0200, cedric.dew...@telfort.nl wrote: OK, I see. I would prefer an all-in-one solution (HDMI output, DVB-T input, Ethernet and hard disk in a single device). This would seem to be doable with an ARM board that supports SATA devices. On the RPi I would not

Re: [vdr] Debian, howto get the latest and greatest VDR (source) packages?

2014-08-10 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Aug 10, 2014 at 02:44:40PM +0200, cedric.dew...@telfort.nl wrote: How can I get, compile, package and install the latest versions on debian? If I remember correctly, I did roughly the following: 1. apt-get source vdr (version 1.7) 2. Get the VDR 2.x source package 3. Replace the

Re: [vdr] Want to have Permashift in your own language?

2014-11-22 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Nov 21, 2014 at 07:56:28PM +0100, Eike wrote: got German, English and Russian. If you'd like your favorite language to be included, it's as easy as translating the following 7 texts. For support of SD TV displays it would be good to have every line except the first two to be smaller than

Re: [vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR version 2.2.0 released - Celebrating 15 years of VDR!

2015-02-20 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Thu, Feb 19, 2015 at 01:25:04PM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: On 19.02.2015 12:55, fnu wrote: http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Seiner-Zeit-voraus-Klaus-Schmidingers-Video-Disk-Recorder-VDR-2552972.html Great! Thank you Tobias, Mirko Doelle and Peter Siering! Thanks from me,

Re: [vdr] xineliboutput and streamdev at the same time

2015-04-20 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Mon, Apr 20, 2015 at 03:15:08PM +0200, Patrick Boettcher wrote: Is it technically possible to for example pause a live SD TV stream and copy some files over the Ethernet at the same time? Which scenario? VDR on RPI or on a remote? If VDR on a remote host, IIRC, pausing causes very few

Re: [vdr] xineliboutput and streamdev at the same time

2015-04-20 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Mon, Apr 20, 2015 at 11:40:41AM +0200, Patrick Boettcher wrote: vdr-fbfe is connecting over network to a vdr running on a full machine. No need for streamdev. This looks interesting. Am I right assuming that the full machine will not need any video output? Can vdr-fbfe be used for editing

Re: [vdr] from xineliboutput to ... perhaps softhdddevice?

2015-04-17 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Fri, Apr 17, 2015 at 09:25:22AM +0300, Füley István wrote: I know, it's not a proper answer for your problem, but I think at the moment the best native vdr client is a Raspberry Pi with Thomas Reufer's great plugin. It's small, cheap and (using with vdr) it's fast. Speaking of small and

Re: [vdr] from xineliboutput to ... perhaps softhdddevice?

2015-04-17 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi Cedric, On Fri, Apr 17, 2015 at 12:08:05PM +0200, cedric.dew...@telfort.nl wrote: Write performance on the uSD card is terrible, even with a class 10 card. Updating debian on the card takes patience. AFAIU if you are not afraid of bricking the Cubietruck, you could install Debian on the

Re: [vdr] vdr 2.2.0 + dvbapi plugin + libdvbcsa (Raspi)

2015-06-09 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Jun 09, 2015 at 07:28:21AM +0300, Jari Fredriksson wrote: vdr: /usr/local/lib/vdr/libvdr-dvbapi.so.2.2.0: undefined symbol: _Z21set_even_control_wordPvPKh The dvbcsa library is linked OK, so I wonder what might cause this. c++filt demangles the symbol name to

Re: [vdr] Raspberry Pi, satip, MLD

2015-11-15 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Nov 15, 2015 at 07:09:41PM +0100, Nicolas Huillard wrote: I know have an RPi2 installed since a few days, which works great. Coincidentally, I acquired a Raspberry Pi 2 about 2 weeks ago. I installed Raspbian, compiled VDR 2.2.0 and the following plugins:

Re: [vdr] vdr-plugin-iptv-2.2.1 fails on compile

2016-05-16 Thread Marko Mäkelä
the source, you could also try to work around the issues by specifying -std=gnu++03 or -std=gnu++98. Marko Mäkelä ___ vdr mailing list vdr@linuxtv.org http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr

Re: [vdr] vdr-plugin-iptv-2.2.1 fails on compile

2016-05-16 Thread Marko Mäkelä
u try to add spaces around the errstr parameter, like this: esyslog("[%s,%d]: " errstr ": %s", __FILE__, __LINE__,\ Best regards, Marko Mäkelä ___ vdr mailing list vdr@linuxtv.org http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr

Re: [vdr] Trouble with DVB-T2 on frontend 1

2017-11-27 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sun, Nov 26, 2017 at 07:21:58PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: Hi all, I recently got a USB adapter "Astrometa DVB-T2" that I would like to use with VDR. It comprises two frontends: /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0: Realtek RTL2832 (DVB-T) /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend1: Panasonic MN884

Re: [vdr] Trouble with DVB-T2 on frontend 1

2017-11-28 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hallo Klaus, On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 11:28:13AM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: On 27.11.2017 19:55, Marko Mäkelä wrote: On Sun, Nov 26, 2017 at 07:21:58PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: Hi all, I recently got a USB adapter "Astrometa DVB-T2" that I would like to use with VDR. It com

[vdr] Trouble with DVB-T2 on frontend 1

2017-11-26 Thread Marko Mäkelä
Hi all, I recently got a USB adapter "Astrometa DVB-T2" that I would like to use with VDR. It comprises two frontends: /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0: Realtek RTL2832 (DVB-T) /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend1: Panasonic MN88473 (DVB-T2 and DVB-C) I guess it is similar to this one; just a slightly

[vdr] Configuring the remote control unit for the Astrometa USB stick

2017-12-03 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Sat, Dec 02, 2017 at 09:57:37PM +0200, Marko Mäkelä wrote: Now I will only have to figure out how to get the remote control to work. The Astrometa driver in the Linux kernel exposes a /dev/input/event device that did not react to any of my remote control units, including the one

Re: [vdr] Trouble with DVB-T2 on frontend 1

2017-12-12 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Tue, Dec 12, 2017 at 11:26:08AM +0100, Karl-Heinz Volk wrote: There is no EPG with this. I have tried to use dvbv5-scan like Marko described but I cannot find initial files for my location. Sorry, I could have mentioned that I got the initial files from

Re: [vdr] Trouble with DVB-T2 on frontend 1

2017-12-02 Thread Marko Mäkelä
On Wed, Nov 29, 2017 at 11:13:24AM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote: The second startup is for a tweak where I removed /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0 and renamed frontend1 to frontend0. On this startup, VDR will not complain anything, but it will not find any signal either. It properly detects the