[vdr] OT: Noise and Power Supply [Was: Re: [PATCH] RGB/PAL over VGA at variable frame rate]

2008-07-23 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Theunis, Am Mittwoch, den 23.07.2008, 09:41 +0200 schrieb Theunis Potgieter: Only thing making a noise now is the already relatively quiet power supply. You probably already know this, but anyway. There are power supplies called picoPSU which have no fans and are, as far as I

[vdr] OT: [vdr-webvideo] Question to implementation (was: Re: [ANNOUNCE] vdr-webvideo 0.0.2)

2008-07-25 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Antti, is this plugin just a backend for for example clive or youtube-dl or did you implement the download algorithms all by yourself? I guess the latter one, because the former mentioned packages are not in your build-depend list. But I just want to make sure. Thanks, Paul

[vdr] OT: VDR for grandparents

2008-10-26 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, has anyone on this list any experience in setting up VDR for older people like grandparents? It would be nice, if she/he could share her/his experience or point me to information on the WWW. Thanks, Paul signature.asc Description: Dies ist ein digital signierter Nachrichtenteil

Re: [vdr] OT: VDR for grandparents

2008-10-26 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear everyone, thank you for your fast replies. Am Sonntag, den 26.10.2008, 21:30 +0200 schrieb Kartsa: VDR User kirjoitti: has anyone on this list any experience in setting up VDR for older people like grandparents? It would be nice, if she/he could share her/his experience or point me

[vdr] OT: Alice homeTV and vdr

2008-12-07 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, can you please share your experiences of using Alice homeTV [3] with vdr. Some more information [4] and [5]. 1. How is the quality [1]? 2. Does it work with the iptv plugin [2]? If not, what are you using? Thanks a lot, Paul [1]

[vdr] [OT] Questions to VGA2SCART cable

2009-02-25 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear readers, I am planning to set up a low budget VDR using the VGA2SCART patches [1]. Therefore I need a VGA2SCART cable. The distance between the VDR and the CRT TV will be probably 5 meters. There are some howtos on the WWW on how to build a cable yourself [2]. But I am not experienced in

[vdr] [OT] development infrastructur for VGA2SCART patch set (was: Re: Options for deinterlacing (or not))

2009-02-25 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Thomas and fellow developers, Am Mittwoch, den 21.01.2009, 17:42 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 05:07:40PM +0200, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote: I think someone should step ahead and help with the english docs.. unfortunately I can't do that atm, too busy with other

Re: [vdr] [OT] Questions to VGA2SCART cable

2009-02-25 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Christoph, thanks for your answer and saving me from trouble. I moved your answer inline. Am Mittwoch, den 25.02.2009, 13:25 +0100 schrieb C.Scheeder: Paul Menzel schrieb: Dear readers, I am planning to set up a low budget VDR using the VGA2SCART patches [1]. Therefore I

Re: [vdr] [OT] development infrastructur for VGA2SCART patch set

2009-02-26 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Thomas, thanks for your answer. Am Mittwoch, den 25.02.2009, 15:49 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 01:35:01PM +0100, Paul Menzel wrote: Is there a homepage for the VGA2SCART patch set with information about it? A repository? due to lack of time and interest I

Re: [vdr] [OT] development infrastructur for VGA2SCART patch set

2009-02-28 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 26.02.2009, 19:47 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 09:12:36AM +0100, Paul Menzel wrote: due to lack of time and interest I do not yet run a full blown homepage. But at least I started to collect the plain patches here [3]. That is what I thought

Re: [vdr] [OT] development infrastructur for VGA2SCART patch set

2009-02-28 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 01.03.2009, 00:29 +0100 schrieb Tobi: Paul Menzel wrote: @Tobi: Could the patches be hosted on projects.vdr-developers.org? In general I would have no objections against this. What kind of patches is this all about? I haven't followed this VGA2SCART thing, but a quick

Re: [vdr] [OT] development infrastructur for VGA2SCART patch set

2009-03-01 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 01.03.2009, 07:40 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 08:04:17PM +0100, Paul Menzel wrote: Why don't you just use the easy-vdr install script I mentioned above which already has been proven successful? I just checked it out. But the main problem

Re: [vdr] [OT] development infrastructur for VGA2SCART patch set

2009-03-04 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 02.03.2009, 17:26 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Mon, Mar 02, 2009 at 01:19:53PM +0100, Paul Menzel wrote: Concerning the wiki: I would prefer a neutral domain Sure. I had no other domain handy. Your domain name could also be used, if you set up DNS this way

Re: [vdr] [OT] development infrastructur for VGA2SCART patch set

2009-03-06 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear everyone, Am Donnerstag, den 05.03.2009, 20:51 +0100 schrieb Luca Olivetti: En/na Timothy D. Lenz ha escrit: Mail should be text and any code should be limited to files that are in no way run by the mail program. […] Do the world a favour and use a real email program, or stop

[vdr] Clients with graphical output over USB (was: Re: A new possibility for lower power high performance VDR)

2009-03-08 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Mika, Am Sonntag, den 08.03.2009, 10:53 +0200 schrieb Mika Laitio: I have myself thinked about the possibility of running vdr/xineliboutput client on low end systems that just have usb 2.0 but not any graphic cards or free pci slots available. So, does that mean, those boards do not

[vdr] [VGA sync field] question to fb-radeon-intel.patch

2009-03-11 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Thomas, 1. In your patchset the patch fb-radeon-intel.patch [1] does include changes to drivers/video/intelfb/intelfbhw.c although in the install instructions [2] it is stated that intel drivers do not need to be modified. The changelog in 0.11 includes these two items. - patch against

Re: [vdr] [VGA sync field] question to fb-radeon-intel.patch

2009-03-12 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 12.03.2009, 19:08 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Thu, Mar 12, 2009 at 06:31:47PM +0100, Thomas Hilber wrote: a) Why is MIN_CLOCK set to 25000 in intelfbhw.h [3]? What would be the downside of setting it to 1? MIN_CLOCK is set to 12000 by the patch. What allows

Re: [vdr] [VGA sync field] question to fb-radeon-intel.patch

2009-03-12 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 12.03.2009, 18:31 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 06:15:04PM +0100, Paul Menzel wrote: 1. In your patchset the patch fb-radeon-intel.patch [1] does include changes to drivers/video/intelfb/intelfbhw.c although in the install instructions [2

[vdr] [FRC] Why are patches for framebuffer not needed anymore in release 0.1.0?

2009-03-28 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Thomas, you released version 0.1.0 [1]. Could you please explain to me, why the framebuffer patches (intelfb, radeonfb) are not needed anymore? Thanks a lot, Paul [1] http://lowbyte.de/vga-sync-fields/vga-sync-fields/ signature.asc Description: Dies ist ein digital signierter

[vdr] OT: Germany/IPTV: Watching private stations on PC?

2009-04-01 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear everyone, some German providers offer IPTV. Public stations are broadcasted using DVB IPTV/multicast(?) [1][2] and I can watch them using a special port of the provided modem and for example mplayer. Do you know if it is possible to watch also private stations on the computer? Using the

Re: [vdr] OT: Germany/IPTV: Watching private stations on PC?

2009-04-02 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 02.04.2009, 07:20 +0200 schrieb Steffen Barszus: Paul Menzel schrieb: Dear everyone, some German providers offer IPTV. Public stations are broadcasted using DVB IPTV/multicast(?) [1][2] and I can watch them using a special port of the provided modem and for example

Re: [vdr] OT: Germany/IPTV: Watching private stations on PC?

2009-04-02 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Artem, Am Donnerstag, den 02.04.2009, 22:54 +0200 schrieb Artem Makhutov: On Thu, Apr 02, 2009 at 04:11:02PM +0200, Paul Menzel wrote: Am Donnerstag, den 02.04.2009, 07:20 +0200 schrieb Steffen Barszus: Paul Menzel schrieb: Dear everyone, some German providers offer

[vdr] only get DVB-related messages from linux-media (was: Re: Compilation issues with recent DVB header files vs libc6)

2009-04-09 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 09.04.2009, 09:35 +0200 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 04/09/09 09:25, Niels Wagenaar wrote: Op Do, 9 april, 2009 08:29, schreef Matthias Becker: According to my information (a message on the linux-dvb mailinglist), the old mailinglists (V4L and DVB) are now merged into

Re: [vdr] vdr 1.7.4 memory leak?

2009-04-16 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 12.04.2009, 16:30 +0200 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 04/12/09 16:20, marti...@embl.de wrote: I have setup an HTPC based on oxine + vdr It has 2gigs of RAM and another 2gigs of Swap space Upon booting it uses about 300megs of RAM. 5 hours later (running vdr all this

[vdr] test material to evaluate image quality on TV set

2009-04-24 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, I searched for all variants of test material for ff-card or full featured tv set vdr test material on the WWW to no avail. I only found [1] which also voices this wish. Could you please tell me where I could get some video files to test the quality of my setup/system. I remember

[vdr] [xineliboutput] [PATCH] [README] Fix typos and give whole command for consistency.

2009-05-01 Thread Paul Menzel
Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net CC: Petri Hintukainen phint...@users.sourceforge.net --- README | 12 ++-- 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-) diff --git a/README b/README index 9e4a176..7d79bdc 100644 --- a/README +++ b/README @@ -154,20

[vdr] [iptv] [input_vdr] No data in 8 seconds, queuing no signal image

2009-05-02 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, I am trying to set up IPTV for German public stations. They provide the multicast addresses [1]. I have to use the Hansenet ones. They also provide playlists for VLC and MPlayer [2]. I used VLC to watch some channels and that worked quite OK, if the modem has synced correctly(?), i.

[vdr] e-tobi.net Debian packages: vdrdevel for Debian Sid/Unstable?

2009-05-03 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, does anyone know, how I can get the vdrdevel packages for Debian Sid/Unstable? I searched for »vdrdevel e-tobi sources.list sid«, but only found [1][2], where I did not get any information for vdrdevel on [1] and for Debian Sid on [2]. Can I simply use the packages for Lenny?

Re: [vdr] [solved] [iptv] [input_vdr] No data in 8 seconds, queuing no signal image

2009-05-07 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 03.05.2009, 12:16 +0300 schrieb Antti Seppälä: Paul Menzel wrote: Am Samstag, den 02.05.2009, 21:24 +0300 schrieb Antti Seppälä: Do you know what encoding format your provider uses for the streams? Play it with mplayer -v rtp://233.51.128.19:1234 to see the information

Re: [vdr] e-tobi.net Debian packages: vdrdevel for Debian Sid/Unstable?

2009-05-11 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 11.05.2009, 09:05 +0200 schrieb Thomas Creutz: Paul Menzel schrieb: Can I simply use the packages for Lenny? yes, normally the lenny packages should work very well with sid, give it a try ;-) Tobias answered me off-list. See my other message for a conclusion. Am Dienstag

[vdr] [solved] e-tobi.net Debian packages: vdrdevel for Debian Sid/Unstable?

2009-05-11 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, thanks to Tobias Grimm and Thomas Günther her comes the solution. Am Sonntag, den 03.05.2009, 17:30 +0200 schrieb Paul Menzel: does anyone know, how I can get the vdrdevel packages for Debian Sid/Unstable? Right now there are not vdrdevel packages for Debian Sid/Unstable

Re: [vdr] test material to evaluate image quality on TV set

2009-05-24 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, Am Freitag, den 24.04.2009, 17:11 +0200 schrieb Paul Menzel: […] Could you please tell me where I could get some video files to test the quality of my setup/system. I remember sometimes there is some test images on the TV broadcasted by the TV station if there is an error

[vdr] [OT] What about the VIA VX855?

2009-06-01 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, there has been some talk about the new ION chipset from NVIDIA on this list [1]. Intel also published a board which is said to be very promising for SD (standard definition) material [2] (at least with the FRC (frame rate control) patches [3]. So what about the VIA VX855 chipset [4]

Re: [vdr] Any really working HD video output systems for VDR?

2009-07-02 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Freitag, den 05.06.2009, 15:42 +0200 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Fri, Jun 05, 2009 at 11:17:54AM +0200, jori.hamalai...@teliasonera.com wrote: It would mean that no judder and studder on HD-quality. With VDPAU the problem still might be 50Hz vs 50.02Hz -thing so you cannot get frame

[vdr] [OT] Boot time of Intel D945GSEJT (Johnstown)

2009-07-15 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, can a knowledgeable person please write how long the BIOS takes to do its stuff until the boot loader or the operating system boots. And just to have a random figure, how long does the operating system take to get to the login screen? I know it depends a lot on the hardware and

[vdr] [OT] Quality and us of DLNA feature of television sets

2009-08-09 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, some new TV sets seem to have an Ethernet port and support DLNA streaming. For example Philips Cineos 32PFL9613D [1]. I found some information VDR and UPnP/DLNA [2][3][4]. So my question is, how does the quality compare to other possibilities to connect the TV to a VDR client or

[vdr] Patches for VGA timing not matching up with the TV (was: HD output - your current favourites)

2009-08-15 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, Am Samstag, den 15.08.2009, 14:41 +0300 schrieb Pasi Kärkkäinen: On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 10:35:11PM +0100, Gavin Hamill wrote: […] Most of the content is still SD, and I am a real pedant about smooth video / interlaced output for scrolling text / live sports. Any time that

Re: [vdr] Fast compact distro for vdr

2009-08-30 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 30.08.2009, 17:02 +0100 schrieb scott: On Fri, 28 Aug 2009 22:51:15 +0200, Diego Pierotto vdr_ml...@tiscali.it wrote: Damien Bally ha scritto: gimli a écrit : […] I'd like a system booting in a few seconds. A few years back when I built my car pc, one of the things

Re: [vdr] Fast compact distro for vdr

2009-08-30 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Damien, Am Freitag, den 28.08.2009, 18:32 +0200 schrieb Damien Bally: […] Sorry if my mail is out of topic. I'm looking for a linux distro for my vdr box. I'd like a light system (without X11 since I use a dxr3 card) that boots fast. In my opinion you can set up a system with a

Re: [vdr] [OT] ARM based devices for VDR server and client

2009-11-03 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Dienstag, den 03.11.2009, 09:49 +0200 schrieb Michael Stepanov: IMHO nVidia Ion is much better option. Did you try both options or is this just your point of view from reading the specs? Especially for HDTV. As far as I know the Beagle Board is supposed to play 720p without any problems.

Re: [vdr] [OT] ARM based devices for VDR server and client

2009-11-03 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 01.11.2009, 21:43 +0100 schrieb Helge Lenz: As far as I know uses the reel NetClient an ARM core but I am not shure which one and if there is an additional graphics processor onboard. As long as nobody buys this box and opens it, we won't know. As far as I know all used

Re: [vdr] [OT] ARM based devices for VDR server and client

2009-11-03 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, Am Samstag, den 31.10.2009, 09:28 +0100 schrieb Paul Menzel: I searched the Web but could not find a lot of reviews or tests about ARM based VDR systems. just a small update. I posted on the Beagle Board mailing list [3] and found also a post [4] where someone had run VDR

[vdr] Shutting a system down. (was: vdr shutdownskript - wrong time)

2009-12-25 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 24.12.2009, 20:00 -0800 schrieb VDR User: On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 5:55 AM, Klaus Schmidinger klaus.schmidin...@tvdr.de wrote: At some point the shutdown mechanism apparently became rocket science and I decided to no longer touch it (especially since I don't even use it

Re: [vdr] Shutting a system down.

2009-12-25 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Freitag, den 25.12.2009, 13:38 -0800 schrieb VDR User: […] However, in my case since VDR is my main tv/media source, it would be annoying to have to boot the computer every time someone wanted to watch/listen to something, therefore the box stays on 24/7. Thus, never having use for

Re: [vdr] Shutting a system down.

2009-12-26 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Samstag, den 26.12.2009, 07:53 +0200 schrieb Lauri Tischler: Paul Menzel wrote: Am Freitag, den 25.12.2009, 13:38 -0800 schrieb VDR User: […] However, in my case since VDR is my main tv/media source, it would be annoying to have to boot the computer every time someone wanted

Re: [vdr] FRC + HDMI with Radeon 9200 SE

2009-12-30 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 20.12.2009, 20:12 +0200 schrieb kompu: I have tried to get FRC + HDMI working with my Radeon 9200 SE Without success... :) I have installed all those patches like instructed on http://vga2scart.gw90.de/install/ Just a note for future references and search engines. Although it

Re: [vdr] FRC + HDMI with Radeon 9200 SE

2010-01-01 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear kompu, let us start over from the beginning. Am Sonntag, den 20.12.2009, 20:12 +0200 schrieb kompu: I have tried to get FRC + HDMI working with my Radeon 9200 SE Is the Radeon 9200 SE connected to your monitor with a HDMI cable? Without success... :) I have installed all those

[vdr] [OT] mini-PCIE with Broadcom Crystal HD Hardware Decoder (BCM970012) for HD playback with free drivers

2010-01-02 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear list, I just share something I read on the XBMC [1] Web site. The Broadcom Crystal HD Hardware Decoder (BCM970012) seems to be an alternative for HD playback with free drivers [2]. You can get it at as an mini-PCIE card at eBay for 22 $ [3]. If this is all true in my opinion these are

[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR available as package in O penEmbedded and in Ångström

2010-01-24 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR users, VDR 1.7.10 is now also available as a package in OpenEmbedded (OE), a build framework for embedded Linux [1][2]. I thank Henning Heinold who did most of the work to get VDR included and the OE developers to answer my questions on the openembedded-devel mailing list [3]. Around a

[vdr] [Makefile] `-fPIC` not added to externally defined `C[XX]FLAGS` of PLUGINS if `Make.config` not available

2010-01-25 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR users, in `Make.config.template` [1] which if renamed to `Make.config` gets included in all Makefiles there is ifdef PLUGIN CFLAGS += -fPIC CXXFLAGS += -fPIC DEFINES += -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE -D_LARGEFILE64_SOURCE endif

Re: [vdr] [Makefile] `-fPIC` not added to externally defined `C[XX]FLAGS` of PLUGINS if `Make.config` not available

2010-01-26 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Dienstag, den 26.01.2010, 10:34 +0100 schrieb Frank Schmirler: On Mon, 25 Jan 2010 23:43:11 +0100, Paul Menzel wrote 1. Each `Makefile` of a plugin gets rewritten to always append `- fPIC` to `C[XX]FLAGS`. Here is an example for the plugin hello. 2. If `DEFINES` from the beginning

[vdr] [PATCH v2] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-01-28 Thread Paul Menzel
[3] http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2010-January/022235.html v2: Use `include` instead of `-include` to get a warning/error if it is not present. [4] [4] http://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/make.html#Include Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net

Re: [vdr] [PATCH v2] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-01-29 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Frank, Am Freitag, den 29.01.2010, 10:04 +0100 schrieb Frank Schmirler: […] 1) from VDR's Makefile, remove the line DEFINES += -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE -D_LARGEFILE64_SOURCE It is already included from Make.global 2) in all plugin Makefiles, remove -fPIC from the

[vdr] [PATCH v3] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-01-29 Thread Paul Menzel
://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2010-January/022243.html Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net --- Make.config.template |1 - Make.global | 14 ++ Makefile |3 +-- PLUGINS/src/dvbsddevice/Makefile

Re: [vdr] [PATCH] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-01-30 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Samstag, den 30.01.2010, 11:57 +0100 schrieb Udo Richter: Am 28.01.2010 22:52, schrieb Ville Skyttä: On Thursday 28 January 2010, Paul Menzel wrote: Therefore include strictly necessary options in `Make.global` and include this in all the Makefiles before `Make.config

Re: [vdr] [PATCH v3] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-02-06 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Samstag, den 06.02.2010, 12:29 +0100 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 29.01.2010 15:19, Paul Menzel wrote: Without this patch, if some options in `Makefile` were set outside `Makefile` and no `Make.config` existed with the necessary options, builds could fail. [1][2][3] Therefore

Re: [vdr] [PATCH v3] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-02-06 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Samstag, den 06.02.2010, 13:00 +0100 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 06.02.2010 12:43, Paul Menzel wrote: […] I do not know when you will release the 1.7.13. If it is still some days away then maybe we can set a limit of seven days to give everyone a chance again to comment on this patch

[vdr] [PATCH v4] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-02-06 Thread Paul Menzel
`$(VDRDIR)` after it has been defined. • Escape `$` in Perl script `newplugin`. [4] http://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/make.html#Include [5] http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2010-January/022243.html [6] http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2010-February/022325.html Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel

Re: [vdr] [PATCH v3] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-02-06 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Samstag, den 06.02.2010, 13:25 +0100 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 06.02.2010 13:23, Paul Menzel wrote: Am Samstag, den 06.02.2010, 13:00 +0100 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 06.02.2010 12:43, Paul Menzel wrote: […] I do not know when you will release the 1.7.13. If it is still

Re: [vdr] [PATCH v3] Gather necessary options for build in Make.global and include it.

2010-02-07 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Samstag, den 06.02.2010, 13:17 +0100 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 29.01.2010 15:19, Paul Menzel wrote: […] --- a/PLUGINS/src/dvbsddevice/Makefile +++ b/PLUGINS/src/dvbsddevice/Makefile @@ -18,7 +18,11 @@ VERSION = $(shell grep 'static const char \*VERSION *=' $(PLUGIN).c | awk

[vdr] OT: Applications for the living room (was: Re: 10 Year Anniversary of VDR)

2010-02-22 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Oliver, Am Montag, den 22.02.2010, 23:40 +0100 schrieb Oliver Endriss: […] I just checked my archives and found that VDR replaced my analogue SAT receiver around July 2002. From the beginning it was the most useful linux application I ever tried. And it is still the only one which made

Re: [vdr] Linux in the living room

2010-02-23 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Dienstag, den 23.02.2010, 07:19 +0100 schrieb Stefan Hußfeldt: Oliver Endriss schrieb: I just checked my archives and found that VDR replaced my analogue SAT receiver around July 2002. From the beginning it was the most useful linux application I ever tried. And it is still the only

Re: [vdr] Adapt Make.config.template to VDR 1.7.13

2010-03-28 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 28.03.2010, 14:36 +0200 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 27.03.2010 18:11, Joachim Wilke wrote: I was just wondering, if ifdef PLUGIN CFLAGS += -fPIC CXXFLAGS += -fPIC endif can now be removed from Make.config.template, as the new Make.global cares for -fPIC

[vdr] [PATCH] Do not override externally defined `INCLUDES`.

2010-04-05 Thread Paul Menzel
In some environments, i. e. when cross building, include files are not located in the standard path like `/usr/includes/freetype2`. Make it possible to provide the correct path without needing to patch `Makefile`. Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net --- Makefile |2

[vdr] VDR and uClibc

2010-07-14 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR folks, I am trying to compile VDR with uClibc [1] using OpenEmbedded [2] and get the following error. thread.o: In function `cRwLock::Lock(bool, int)': /oe/angstrom-dev/work/armv7a-angstrom-linux-uclibceabi/vdr-1.7.15-r0/vdr-1.7.15/thread.c:164: undefined reference to

Re: [vdr] Alternate-Channel-Patch

2010-07-31 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Rainer, Am Freitag, den 30.07.2010, 21:48 +0200 schrieb Rainer Blickle: there was the alternate channel patch (http://www.vdr-wiki.de/wiki/index.php/Alternative_channel-patch). This patch provides alternative channels for timers, if the programmed channel was not available. Is there

Re: [vdr] Advice on new motherboard, xineliboutput, vdpau, hdmi video audio, etc.

2010-08-17 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR folks, Am Sonntag, den 15.08.2010, 21:59 +0300 schrieb Seppo Ingalsuo: My old HTPC motherboard died and I'm now looking for a new one to become a vdr-sxfe thin client. The old Silverstone case is for normal ATX board but I no more need PCI slots so a smaller one, even a Mini-ITX

Re: [vdr] Advice on new motherboard, xineliboutput, vdpau, hdmi video audio, etc.

2010-08-17 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Dienstag, den 17.08.2010, 19:06 +0300 schrieb Seppo Ingalsuo: is there really no recommendation for a board not using Nvidia graphics components? It would really be great to not depend on proprietary drivers. The VIA chipset VX855 was supposed to have support 1080p support build

Re: [vdr] Advice on new motherboard, xineliboutput, vdpau, hdmi video audio, etc.

2010-08-17 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Dienstag, den 17.08.2010, 09:48 -0700 schrieb VDR User: On Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 8:13 AM, Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net wrote: is there really no recommendation for a board not using Nvidia graphics components? It would really be great to not depend on proprietary

Re: [vdr] VGA2SCART: circuit diagram with audio pins (was: VDR with 50Hz clock output)

2010-08-23 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 23.08.2010, 09:28 +0200 schrieb martinez: Looking at the circuit diagram for the vga2scart cable. at http://vga2scart.gw90.de/cable/vga2scart/ What pins need to be mapped on the scart to include also sound (for a complete vga+ stereo out SCART cable) I found an updated

[vdr] Xorg displaying 50 Hz but uses 60 Hz with Nvidia driver (was: Advice on new motherboard, xineliboutput, vdpau, hdmi video audio, etc.)

2010-08-26 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 26.08.2010, 16:16 +0200 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 03:06:51PM +0100, Tony Houghton wrote: Are you aware of the interaction between DynamicTwinView and XRandR? The no. But if Xorg.0.log tells me (in the bad case): (II) NVIDIA(0): Validating Mode

Re: [vdr] Xorg displaying 50 Hz but uses 60 Hz with Nvidia driver

2010-08-26 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Donnerstag, den 26.08.2010, 17:13 +0200 schrieb Thomas Hilber: On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 04:31:28PM +0200, Paul Menzel wrote: Do you know if it has been reported to Nvidia? I think the X.org people would not look at it, since you use the proprietary driver. I dont't know if especially

Re: [vdr] Arabic language EPG is inappropriately displayed

2010-09-09 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Sami, [please just post normal plain/text messages [1–3].] Am Mittwoch, den 08.09.2010, 22:48 +0300 schrieb semsem85 sami: I am using Yavdr 0.2 with VDR 1.7.15 and the EPG or EIT for arabic language is inappropriately displayed in VDR. Using the arabic ISO-8859-6 in etc/default/vdr

Re: [vdr] Arabic language EPG is inappropriately displayed

2010-09-13 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 13.09.2010, 20:05 +0300 schrieb semsem85 sami: @Mr.Tux, could you please Add me on MSN @ sami8519 at hotmail dot com What do you mean? Do you want to be subscribed to the list? If that is true, please take a look at [1] which is also present in the automatically added

Re: [vdr] VDR Portal down?

2010-11-19 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Achim, Am Freitag, den 19.11.2010, 09:46 +0100 schrieb Achim Tuffentsammer: www.vdr-portal.de seems to be down (yesterday evening and today)? Anyone else experience this? I can confirm this. It does not load for me either. Thanks, Paul signature.asc Description: This is a digitally

Re: [vdr] Include Path in Makefile (VDR =1.7.15)

2010-12-12 Thread Paul Menzel
the Makefile or the HISTORY should be changed. This change was posted here on the list by Paul Menzel on 2010-04-05. The link to the message in the archive is [1]. I guess the phrase Include paths are now added instead of overwriting... in the HISTORY was my fault. @Paul: would it be ok

Re: [vdr] Include Path in Makefile (VDR =1.7.15)

2010-12-12 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 12.12.2010, 16:46 +0100 schrieb Paul Menzel: Am Sonntag, den 12.12.2010, 16:29 +0100 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 20.11.2010 11:39, Joachim Wilke wrote: 2010/11/19 Hans-Peter Jansen h...@urpla.net: The HISTORY file states: Include paths are now added instead

[vdr] [PATCH] Makefile: pass `LDFLAGS` to compiler

2010-12-12 Thread Paul Menzel
:19:42 +0100 Some distributions pass special flags to the linker [1][2]. Respect those by using `LDFLAGS`. [1] http://cgit.openembedded.org/cgit.cgi/openembedded/tree/recipes/vdr/vdr-1.7.10/linkerflags.patch [2] http://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2010-September/023623.html Signed-off-by: Paul

Re: [vdr] Request: E parameter in channels.conf for epg scan

2010-12-12 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Sonntag, den 12.12.2010, 09:33 -0800 schrieb VDR User: On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 9:21 AM, Steffen Barszus steffenbpu...@googlemail.com wrote: Having epg in a DB (sqlite,mysql) might also be nice. You are going to find a lot of opposition to this. Thinking of sql, I don't recall ever

[vdr] [PATCH] tools.h: include `stdarg.h` to fix `error: 'va_list' has not been declared` with uClibc

2010-12-12 Thread Paul Menzel
From a94d15b582df5d1464cec8bc7dd68be46e1bf937 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001 From: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2010 19:21:25 +0100 Subject: [PATCH] tools.h: include `stdarg.h` For some reason using uClibc `tools.h` needs to have `stdarg.h` included explicitly

[vdr] [RFC] [PATCH] tools.c: use C++ headers instead of deprecated C headers

2010-12-12 Thread Paul Menzel
] https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/wiki/Stdarg.h Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net --- tools.c | 10 +- 1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-) diff --git a/tools.c b/tools.c index 3ce12ec..9a400a8 100644 --- a/tools.c +++ b/tools.c @@ -8,9 +8,12

Re: [vdr] [PATCH] tools.h: include `stdarg.h` to fix `error: 'va_list' has not been declared` with uClibc

2010-12-13 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 00:18 +0100 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: On 12.12.2010 23:03, Paul Menzel wrote: From a94d15b582df5d1464cec8bc7dd68be46e1bf937 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001 From: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2010 19:21:25 +0100 Subject: [PATCH

Re: [vdr] [PATCH] Makefile: pass `LDFLAGS` to compiler

2010-12-13 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 00:29 +0100 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: Am Samstag, den 25.09.2010, 13:15 +0200 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: […] [2] http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/qa/asneeded.xml Should `LDFLAGS` also be passed to the compiler when building the plugins? We have this

Re: [vdr] [PATCH] Makefile: pass `LDFLAGS` to compiler

2010-12-13 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 11:29 +0100 schrieb Paul Menzel: Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 00:29 +0100 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: Am Samstag, den 25.09.2010, 13:15 +0200 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: […] [2] http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/qa/asneeded.xml Should `LDFLAGS` also

[vdr] [PATCH v2] Makefile: pass `LDFLAGS` to compiler

2010-12-13 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 11:56 +0100 schrieb Paul Menzel: Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 11:29 +0100 schrieb Paul Menzel: Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 00:29 +0100 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: Am Samstag, den 25.09.2010, 13:15 +0200 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: […] [2] http

Re: [vdr] [PATCH] Makefile: pass `LDFLAGS` to compiler

2010-12-13 Thread Paul Menzel
Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 23:03 +0100 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 00:29 +0100 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: Am Samstag, den 25.09.2010, 13:15 +0200 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: I was wondering why skincurses had no patch applied or change regarding `LDFLAGS` [3] and

Re: [vdr] [PATCH v3] Makefile: pass `LDFLAGS` to compiler

2010-12-16 Thread Paul Menzel
://www.linuxtv.org/pipermail/vdr/2010-September/023623.html [3] http://sources.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewvc.cgi/gentoo-x86/eclass/vdr-plugin.eclass?view=markup (code line 232) Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net Signed-off-by: Joerg Bornkessel m...@websitec.de --- v2 → v3: Change script

Re: [vdr] [PATCH v2] Makefile: pass `LDFLAGS` to compiler

2010-12-16 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Jörg, Am Montag, den 13.12.2010, 23:49 +0100 schrieb Joerg Bornkessel: […] is it possible to add the patch/diff attached to the mail? I get the patches always inherited in the mail. Its more ezy to handle by Klaus then. I am used to Git, where it is easy to apply mail messages using

[vdr] distribution of systemd service file

2011-01-19 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR folks, I just noticed that Davide Cavalca added an systemd [1] service file for VDR to OpenBricks [2]. Is it useful to get this included upstream, so that all distributions can use it? I just found this one comment, that these service files supposed to be uniform between distributions

[vdr] [RFC] [PATCH] player.c: fix `(error) Common realloc mistake: 'buffer' nulled but not freed upon failure`

2011-02-14 Thread Paul Menzel
/qemu/commit/29718712eb2e53c09d28f08e39f6514d690f6fd3 Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net CC: Klaus Schmidinger klaus.schmidin...@tvdr.de --- Dear VDR folks, please advise if the `break` is enough and what kind of error message would be useful. I would then apply this fix

Re: [vdr] Email problem - who is the postmaster?

2011-02-16 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Scott, Am Montag, den 14.02.2011, 19:54 + schrieb Scott Waye: What is the postmaster email address for this list? sorry, I do not know. I get some of the messages 7 times 20 minutes apart. I do not experience this problem. Do you have the headers of some of the messages where

Re: [vdr] Plugin for MHEG (BBC RedButton service)

2011-03-19 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear John, Am Samstag, den 19.03.2011, 11:49 + schrieb John Williams: I have adapted the standalone redbutton program (http://redbutton.sourceforge.net/) into a plugin for VDR. This allows me to view the Redbutton data service broadcast by the BBC. great to hear that. To everyone as

[vdr] [PATCH] PLUGINS/src/osddemo/osddemo.c: fix possible null pointer dereference

2011-04-03 Thread Paul Menzel
the same check is performed. Signed-off-by: Paul Menzel paulepan...@users.sourceforge.net CC: Klaus Schmidinger klaus.schmidin...@tvdr.de --- PLUGINS/src/osddemo/osddemo.c |4 +++- 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-) diff --git a/PLUGINS/src/osddemo/osddemo.c b/PLUGINS/src/osddemo

[vdr] [PATCH] PLUGINS/src/dvbsddevice/dvbsdffosd.c: remove superflous variable `Bitmap`

2011-04-03 Thread Paul Menzel
Date: Fri, 4 Feb 2011 14:58:23 +0100 Cppcheck reports the following. cppcheck: (style) Variable 'Bitmap' is assigned a value that is never used Therefore remove the variable `Bitmap` for stylistic reasons since the compiler probably optimized that out anyway. Signed-off-by: Paul

Re: [vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.7.18

2011-04-17 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Klaus, thank you for this new release. Am Sonntag, den 17.04.2011, 16:50 +0200 schrieb Klaus Schmidinger: VDR developer version 1.7.18 is now available at ftp://ftp.tvdr.de/vdr/Developer/vdr-1.7.18.tar.bz2 A 'diff' against the previous version is available at

[vdr] non standard `.c` extension for C++ files

2011-04-23 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR developers, I am curious why the C++ source files have the extension `.c` and not `.c{c,pp,xx}`. I am asking because I tried to use `scan-build` from Clang/LLVM and by default – and I did not find an option to change that – it treats `.c` files as C files and not C++. Running Clang

[vdr] cppcheck: VDR 1.7.18: [recording.c:1130]: (error) Allocation with UpdateFileName, TouchFile doesn't release it.

2011-06-15 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR folks, using Cppcheck 1.49 [1] to check VDR 1.7.18 the above error is shown. Unfortunately I do not know how to fix this. The following methods are the following (from two files). void cRecordings::TouchUpdate(void) { bool needsUpdate = NeedsUpdate();

[vdr] cppcheck: VDR 1.7.18: [timers.c:53]: (error) snprintf size is out of bounds

2011-06-15 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear VDR folks, Cppcheck 1.49 [1] reports the following error when run against VDR 1.7.18. [timers.c:53]: (error) snprintf size is out of bounds Looking at `timers.c` in `CTimer` `*file = 0` and afterward written to if I am not mistaken. […] cTimer::cTimer(bool

Re: [vdr] epgsearch plugin memory leak

2011-08-20 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear Richard, Am Samstag, den 20.08.2011, 11:18 +0100 schrieb Richard F: [ Apologies for using this list - the epgsearch bugtracker is broken ] I've been tracking down memory leaks on my server and narrowed down a significant leak in the epgsearch plugin Approx 500 megs / week is lost -

Re: [vdr] Wanted VDR xineliboutput client

2011-10-16 Thread Paul Menzel
Dear JJussi, Am Sonntag, den 16.10.2011, 14:02 +0300 schrieb JJussi: Any suggestions for small, powerful, quiet, FullHD VDR client? So, I search machine what would act as VDR-client, using xineliboutput with FullHD resolution and machine would have DVI or HDMI connection + optical

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