> I noticed my vdr-1.5.6 did an emergency shutdown when I had poor signal
> reception during a recording, which in itself is a fine thing to do...
> but my "runvdr" script didn't seem to catch the bad exit code (exit 1)
> when vdr did that, so VDR never restarted.
> Does this have to do with the children spawning the exit code?
No, the exit code of VDR is independent of what the script returns.
You're sure that it did not exit with 0 or 2? Maybe some other problem
prevented the next restart?
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