Switch box (was: Re: [vdr] Doubling my available VDR disk space without cost or loss of convenience.)

2006-09-13 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Norbert Goebel) 13.09.06 18:21 Matthias Schniedermeyer wrote: Not excatly. I would call it semy-online-storage. Normaly the HDDs are switched off. But as they are connected to USB-Power-Switches they can be switched on/off automatically by the computer.(*) Hi, I

Re: [vdr] Still problem with ASUS Punidt-R P4R8L2 and nvram-wakeup

2006-12-26 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Philipp Flesch) 18.12.06 09:11 Hi! Although I tried to use guess-helper to get a working configfile nvram-wakeup failed :-( Setting a time only crashes the systemtime... I also tried directisa Any other ideas? Have you tried the acpi way? pwroff: ... WAKETIME=`date

Re: [vdr] Thunderstorm over Munich

2007-06-06 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Stefan Taferner) 28.05.07 14:22 Once upon a time Stefan Taferner shaped the electrons to say... On Monday 28 May 2007 10:38:50 Marko Myllymaa wrote: On Sun, 27 May 2007, Andrew Herron wrote: I have to say that I agree with both of you... constructive criticism is best!

[vdr] Building debain plugin packages

2007-07-30 Thread Rainer Zocholl
Hello Tobias made real help pages at e-tobi.net. Thanks a lot. Really very helpful! Now i am trying to make my next VDR using debian packaging. I can't use precompiled vdr because i need the lnbsharing patch. But when i apply that patch, all binary plugins are rejected. That's OK. Building vdr

Re: [vdr] Not good behaviour from vdr

2007-10-03 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](VDR User) 30.09.07 13:37 On 9/30/07, Jouni Karvo [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: VDR User wrote: I like these ideas... NO SIGNAL image in recording during no signal. Or that if no signal then no writing to disk. And a warning in the log about a possible incomplete recording cuz

Re: [vdr] Not good behaviour from vdr

2007-10-03 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Ludwig Nussel) 01.10.07 14:28 Klaus Schmidinger wrote: On 09/29/07 09:30, Timothy D. Lenz wrote: I don't know about it restarting. The crashing with loss of signal is suposed to be a safe guard against creating blank recordings. Seems like a bad idea to me to. Just delete

Re: [vdr] PANIC: watchdog timer expired - exiting

2007-12-02 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Klaus Schmidinger) 02.12.07 14:47 On 12/02/07 14:34, Darren Salt wrote: I demand that Klaus Schmidinger may or may not have written... [snip] While testing this, I found that on my system the monotonic clock only has a resolution of 4000250 ns (about 4 ms), which in your

[vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-04 Thread Rainer Zocholl
Hello for years i was running VDR 1.4.3. Now i felt forced to use ctvdr and 1.4.7 with a Linux 2.6.23x2 #2 SMP PREEMPT on a Main Board: K7S8XE+ AMI BIOS P1.70 (04/27/2004) and an AMD Duron(tm) 1350MHz (under clocked from 1500) with 512MB RAM i found this miracle(?): The systen has 4

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-05 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Malte Forkel) 05.02.08 08:11 So how can i nail this moving DVB-T card to a fixed postition? You might try to blacklist the driver modules used for the cards in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist and then enter them in /etc/modules in an order of your liking. If you can read German,

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-05 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Theunis Potgieter) 05.02.08 06:13 udev rules Yes, i know ;-) can i pin the card to the MAC address like any other network card? If how? Rainer ___ vdr mailing list vdr@linuxtv.org

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-06 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Malte Forkel) 05.02.08 08:11 So how can i nail this moving DVB-T card to a fixed postition? You might try to blacklist the driver modules used for the cards in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist and then enter them in /etc/modules in an order of your liking. If you can read German,

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-06 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](serge pecher) 06.02.08 17:39 Once upon a time serge pecher shaped the electrons to say... For who knows french, there is an interresting thread about udev on the dvbkivabien forum. I did use it to have my nexus always as primary device

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-08 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](serge pecher) 07.02.08 00:23 For who knows french, there is an interresting thread about udev on the dvbkivabien forum. I did use it to have my nexus always as primary device http://dvbkivabien2.info/viewtopic.php?f=21t=11255 Vous devez tre inscrit et connect pour pouvoir

Re: [vdr] Wakeup methods

2008-02-10 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Kartsa) 10.02.08 10:37 What different wakeupmethods are there? I've built a few vdr boxes and I've been forced to use different motherboards and they do not all work the same. I've used nvram-wakeup on some and acpi on others when nvram-wakeup has not worked. Now I have

Re: [vdr] Wakeup methods

2008-02-10 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Lars Bläser) 10.02.08 14:59 you could use the WOL feature of the system the vdr sends the wakeup time to a system thats always on (linux router?) and this machine sends a WOL packet to your vdr http://www.vdr-portal.de/board/thread.php?postid=694894 (-babelfish) WOL needs

[vdr] Old schedule / old timers

2008-02-10 Thread Rainer Zocholl
Hello after upgrading from 1.4.3 to 1.4.5 i found that the schedule does not contain any old events. The current event is marked, but it is always the top of the list. What's the sense of tagging the current, when it's always at the top line and can't be scrolled back? That is very annoying

How to avoid: VPS-Aufnahme beginnt in K�rze

2008-02-10 Thread Rainer Zocholl
Hello after upgrading from 1.4.3 to 1.4.5 i am sometimes kicked off the live view with warning VPS-Aufnahme beginnt in Kürze I can switch back to channel i want to see, but not for long. I have 3 FF cards so usually there would be a free card to get the VPS signal. After the VPS recording

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-10 Thread Rainer Zocholl
(Halim Sahin) 06.02.08 in /SPAMDETEC: Hi, A dirty but working solution is to unload and load the modules in the right order in startvdr skript. What is the right order? How do i know which modules to load at all/at least? It seems to be impossible to move the Zarlink away from frontend 0,

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-11 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Udo Richter) 05.02.08 22:51 Theunis Potgieter wrote: udev rules Any good rules that could be used as a starting point? I thought of doing this with udev, but there are some obstacles for that: First, a DVB device has several device files, not just one. vdr:~# ll

[vdr] Fix primary display in multi FF card/budget card environment

2008-02-15 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Malte Forkel) 05.02.08 08:11 So how can i nail this moving DVB-T card to a fixed postition? You might try to blacklist the driver modules used for the cards in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist and then enter them in /etc/modules in an order of your liking. If you can read German,

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-15 Thread Rainer Zocholl
(Halim Sahin) 06.02.08 in /SPAMDETEC: Hi, A dirty but working solution is to unload and load the modules in the right order in startvdr skript. Thanks, but I tried it: The results were very bad. vdr do not cold start any more The drivers/module do not seem to like been unloaded and

[vdr] dvb-ttpci: ARM crashed @ card 1

2008-02-15 Thread Rainer Zocholl
Hello Just found vdr 1.4.7 running instead of beeing switched off. No audio no live image, but OSD works OK! I can switch between channels, OSD displays the current(!) EPG Info! But no live image/sound! Restarting VDR via OSD does not change anything. But: Starting replaying a record

Re: [vdr] dvb-ttpci: ARM crashed @ card 1

2008-02-16 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Udo Richter) 16.02.08 12:01 Rainer Zocholl wrote: until he learned that every card in the system MUST have a -good- antenna signal, regardless if the card is used or not... because EPG scan would use every card and that VDR behaves -unexpectable- sick without -good

Re: [vdr] DVB-T card on the move

2008-02-16 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Udo Richter) 16.02.08 12:12 Once upon a time Udo Richter shaped the electrons to say... Rainer Zocholl wrote: This unloading leads to ACPI interrupr errors On the VDR console i could see 3 line ACPI disabling interupt This is not an error. If a DVB driver is unloaded, its

Re: [vdr] How to avoid: VPS-Aufnahme beginnt in K�rze

2008-02-16 Thread Rainer Zocholl
[EMAIL PROTECTED](Klaus Schmidinger) 16.02.08 16:54 vdr:/var/lib/vdr# cat timers.conf | grep -n -e \-S:2000: -e \-S:19 11:1:S19.2E-1-1079-28007:--S:1910:1959:50:7:R: 12:5:S19.2E-1-1079-28006:--S:1930:2014:50:6:E: 13:5:S19.2E-1-1101-28112:--S:2000:2017:50:68:A:

[vdr] transponder hopping made easy?

2008-04-26 Thread Rainer Zocholl
Hello ARD swaps some transponders 2nd June. Eins Extra, Eins Festival, Eins Plus, Phoenix, Arte, Radio Bremen TV,BR-alpha Astra 1KR Transponder 51 (10.744 MHz, horizontal, Symbolrate 22.000 kBd) Radio Bremen TV,BR-alpha Astra 1H Transponder 101 resp.93 Bayerisches Fernsehen Transponder 71 MDR

[vdr] transponder moving

2008-04-28 Thread Rainer Zocholl
ARD swaps transponder 2nd June. With VDR that seems to be difficult? Exsample: ARD is now at say Channel 5 the new ARD Channels are detected at Channel 1200 ff... VDR allows to mark Channel 1200 and move it 1204 lines back wards via cursor. (Channel table does no wrapp, there are 1700 channel