VDR User wrote:
Also, the user "inactivity" stuff is again, a bad idea. Vdr should not
assume anything or take action just because the user hasn't interacted
with it in a while. This type of behavior is simply not consistent with
other devices and not a behavior the user would expect. My tv will not
turn itself off based on my 'inactivity'.
You can set the config option "Min User Inactivity" to 0, and VDR wont
ever get 'inactive' by itself.
(with one exception, if a recording is going on and you press the power
key, VDR will do the shutdown at end of recording. Technically this is
The inactivity shutdown is nice as a fallback, for example if I just
forgot to shut down, or if a power failure caused a reboot to make sure
the wakeup is re-programmed.
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