No, you are correct. I'll work on it.
From: "Arne Schirmacher" <arne@...>
> Is the latency really an issue here? It usually takes a second or two
until my camcorder reacts (going from rewind to play for example).
> Also, when the system("/usr/local/bin/dvcont") hack was still in place, it
did not feel unresponsive. And this added even more overhead.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dan Dennedy
> Sent: Monday, January 29, 2001 2:22 PM
> To: Arne Schirmacher; kino-dev
> Cc: Perry Gilfillan
> Subject: Re: Kino 0.36 available
> Verifying the phyid requires reading a portion of the CSR Config ROM and
> that incurs latency that is probably undesirable. I will add more error
> handling around this and try to handle it gracefully at first--report an
> error like "The device is not responding. Maybe the device id has changed?
> Please revisit Preferences." If that is not possible, I will revise the
> CsrRom class to make an empty constructor and a method like
> and try it out.
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