Hi, 2009/2/23 Matthias Wächter <matth...@waechter.wiz.at>: > Hi, > > just wanted to ask whether someone already thought about the idea to use > unique timer IDs, like autoincrement, for avoiding race conditions > between multiple users or processes adding or removing timers. The > associated renumbering between DELT operations can lead to hitting the > wrong timer. If all timers had unique numbers, the issue would be gone > implicitly, but timers.conf would have to carry the ID requiring a file > layout change. > > What do you think?
Why do you only want them for timers? IMHO they should be unique for _any_ id used in SVDRP, like recordings, channels and timers. IIRC Klaus likes this idea but it has low priority. But he might accept patches... Regards, Andreas > – Matthias > > _______________________________________________ > vdr mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr > -- http://andreas.vdr-developer.org --- VDRAdmin-AM & EnigmaNG & VDRSymbols VDR user #303 _______________________________________________ vdr mailing list email@example.com http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr