Opened 15 years ago

Closed 15 years ago

#1960 closed patch (fixed)

patch for wraptimecode - fix multiple 'Guessing avsync'

Reported by: mythdev@… Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: minor Milestone: 0.20
Component: mythtv Version: head
Severity: low Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no


I've just had a period where on change to some lower resolution dvb channels I was getting bad stuttering and the logs had multiple 'Guessing at new AV sync values' messages which originate in NuppelVideoPlayer::WrapTimecode?. I added a debug printout to show the values of timecode,lastval[TC_AUDIO],tc_wrap[TC_AUDIO], lastval[TC_VIDEO]and tc_diff_estimate. This showed that the AUTO_RESYNC code was effectively doubling what should be the value of tc_wrap - leading to the Guess being invoked every 30 calls. The attached patch fixes this.

Note that the value of TC_WRAP can be negative (with or without the patch) and I think this means that there is a corner case where the initial 'wrap test'

// wrapped
if (timecode < tc_lastval[tc_type] - 10000)

is triggered when it shouldn't be - I only got this behaviour once in a few hundred channel changes.

Attachments (1)

wrapt.diff (584 bytes) - added by mythdev@… 15 years ago.
WrapTimecode? patch

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Change History (2)

Changed 15 years ago by mythdev@…

Attachment: wrapt.diff added

comment:1 Changed 15 years ago by Isaac Richards

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

(In [10543]) Patch to fix the timestamp wrapping code a bit. Closes #1960.

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