client: Do not leak buffer tree node on exit.
[paraslash.git] / audiod.c
index 456813b..6e5efd6 100644 (file)
--- a/audiod.c
+++ b/audiod.c
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2005-2009 Andre Noll <maan@systemlinux.org>
+ * Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Andre Noll <maan@systemlinux.org>
  *
  * Licensed under the GPL v2. For licencing details see COPYING.
  */
@@ -7,9 +7,7 @@
 /** \file audiod.c the paraslash's audio daemon */
 #include <regex.h>
 #include <sys/types.h>
-#include <dirent.h>
 #include <signal.h>
-#include <openssl/rc4.h>
 #include <stdbool.h>
 
 #include "para.h"
@@ -33,6 +31,7 @@
 #include "write.h"
 #include "write_common.h"
 #include "signal.h"
+#include "version.h"
 
 /** define the array of error lists needed by para_audiod */
 INIT_AUDIOD_ERRLISTS;
@@ -92,6 +91,7 @@ struct status_task {
        struct timeval restart_barrier;
        /** Last time we received status data from para_server. */
        struct timeval last_status_read;
+       size_t min_iqs;
        /** The offset value announced by para_server. */
        int offset_seconds;
        /** The length of the current audio file as announced by para_server. */
@@ -110,6 +110,8 @@ struct status_task {
        struct timeval clock_diff_barrier;
        /** Number of the audio format as announced by para_server. */
        int current_audio_format_num;
+       /* The status task btrn is the child of the client task. */
+       struct btr_node *btrn;
 };
 
 /** The array of status items sent by para_server. */
@@ -140,7 +142,6 @@ static struct status_task status_task_struct;
  * \sa struct status_task
  */
 static struct status_task *stat_task = &status_task_struct;
-static struct timeval initial_delay_barrier;
 
 /**
  * the task for handling audiod commands
@@ -158,13 +159,14 @@ struct command_task {
 #define FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(af) for (af = 0; af < NUM_AUDIO_FORMATS; af++)
 
 /**
- * get the audio format number
- * \param name the name of the audio format
+ * Get the audio format number.
+ *
+ * \param name The name of the audio format.
  *
  * \return The audio format number on success, -E_UNSUPPORTED_AUDIO_FORMAT if
  * \a name is not a supported audio format.
  */
-int get_audio_format_num(const char *name)
+static int get_audio_format_num(const char *name)
 {
        int i;
 
@@ -176,6 +178,43 @@ int get_audio_format_num(const char *name)
        return -E_UNSUPPORTED_AUDIO_FORMAT;
 }
 
+static int get_matching_audio_format_nums(const char *re)
+{
+       int i, ret;
+       regex_t preg;
+
+       ret = para_regcomp(&preg, re, REG_EXTENDED | REG_NOSUB);
+       if (ret < 0)
+               return ret;
+       ret = 0;
+       FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(i)
+               if (regexec(&preg, audio_formats[i], 0, NULL, 0) != REG_NOMATCH)
+                       ret |= (1 << i);
+       regfree(&preg);
+       return ret;
+}
+
+/**
+ * Compute the play time based on information of the given slot.
+ *
+ * \param slot_num The slot number (negative means: no slot).
+ *
+ * This computes a string of the form "0:07 [3:33] (3%/3:40)" using information
+ * from the status items received from para_server and the start time of the
+ * (first) writer of the given slot.
+ *
+ * It has to to take into account that probably the stream was not started at
+ * the beginning of the file, that the clock between the server and the client
+ * host may differ and that playback of the stream was delayed, e.g. because
+ * the prebuffer filter is used in the filter configuration of the given slot.
+ *
+ * If no writer is active in the given slot, or \a slot_num is negative
+ * (indicating that para_audiod runs in standby mode), an approximation based
+ * only on the status items is computed and the returned string is prefixed
+ * with "~".
+ *
+ * \return A string that must be freed by the caller.
+ */
 char *get_time_string(int slot_num)
 {
        int ret, seconds = 0, length;
@@ -324,7 +363,6 @@ static void close_receiver(int slot_num)
 {
        struct slot_info *s = &slot[slot_num];
        struct audio_format_info *a;
-       struct timeval restart_delay = {0, 200 * 1000};
 
        if (s->format < 0 || !s->receiver_node)
                return;
@@ -335,13 +373,18 @@ static void close_receiver(int slot_num)
        btr_free_node(s->receiver_node->btrn);
        free(s->receiver_node);
        s->receiver_node = NULL;
-       tv_add(now, &restart_delay, &afi[s->format].restart_barrier);
+       tv_add(now, &(struct timeval)EMBRACE(0, 200 * 1000),
+               &a->restart_barrier);
 }
 
 static void writer_cleanup(struct writer_node *wn)
 {
-       struct writer *w = writers + wn->writer_num;
+       struct writer *w;
 
+       if (!wn)
+               return;
+       w = writers + wn->writer_num;
+       PARA_INFO_LOG("closing %s\n", writer_names[wn->writer_num]);
        w->close(wn);
        btr_free_node(wn->btrn);
 }
@@ -353,6 +396,7 @@ static void close_writers(struct slot_info *s)
 
        if (s->format < 0)
                return;
+       assert(s->wns);
        a = afi + s->format;
        if (a->num_writers == 0)
                writer_cleanup(s->wns);
@@ -364,7 +408,7 @@ static void close_writers(struct slot_info *s)
        s->wns = NULL;
 }
 
-static void _close_filters(struct slot_info *s)
+static void close_filters(struct slot_info *s)
 {
        int i;
        struct audio_format_info *a = afi + s->format;
@@ -372,33 +416,45 @@ static void _close_filters(struct slot_info *s)
                return;
        for (i = 0; i < a->num_filters; i++) {
                struct filter_node *fn = s->fns + i;
-               struct filter *f = filters + fn->filter_num;
+               struct filter *f;
 
-               f->close(fn);
+               if (!fn)
+                       continue;
+               f = filters + fn->filter_num;
+               if (f->close)
+                       f->close(fn);
                btr_free_node(fn->btrn);
        }
        free(s->fns);
        s->fns = NULL;
 }
 
+/*
+ * Whenever a task commits suicide by returning from post_select with t->error
+ * < 0, it also removes its btr node. We do exactly that to kill a running
+ * task. Note that the scheduler checks t->error also _before_ each pre/post
+ * select call, so the victim will never be scheduled again.
+ */
+static void kill_btrn(struct btr_node *btrn, struct task *t, int error)
+{
+       if (t->error < 0)
+               return;
+       t->error = error;
+       btr_remove_node(btrn);
+}
+
 static void kill_all_decoders(int error)
 {
-       int i, j;
+       int i;
 
        FOR_EACH_SLOT(i) {
-               struct slot_info *s = &slot[i];
-               struct audio_format_info *a;
+               struct slot_info *s = slot + i;
                if (s->format < 0)
                        continue;
-               a = afi + s->format;
-               if (s->wns)
-                       for (j = 0; j < a->num_writers; j++)
-                               s->wns[j].task.error = error;
-               if (s->fns)
-                       for (j = 0; j < a->num_writers; j++)
-                               s->fns[j].task.error = error;
-               if (s->receiver_node)
-                       s->receiver_node->task.error = error;
+               if (!s->receiver_node)
+                       continue;
+               kill_btrn(s->receiver_node->btrn, &s->receiver_node->task,
+                               error);
        }
 }
 
@@ -421,20 +477,6 @@ static int get_empty_slot(void)
        return -E_NO_MORE_SLOTS;
 }
 
-/**
- * get the number of filters
- *
- * \param audio_format_num the number identifying the audio format
- *
- * \return the number of filters for the given audio format
- *
- * \sa struct filter;
- */
-int num_filters(int audio_format_num)
-{
-       return afi[audio_format_num].num_filters;
-}
-
 static void open_filters(struct slot_info *s)
 {
        struct audio_format_info *a = afi + s->format;
@@ -456,13 +498,17 @@ static void open_filters(struct slot_info *s)
                fn->conf = a->filter_conf[i];
                fn->task.pre_select = f->pre_select;
                fn->task.post_select = f->post_select;
-               fn->btrn = btr_new_node(f->name, parent, f->execute, fn);
+
+               fn->btrn = btr_new_node(&(struct btr_node_description)
+                       EMBRACE(.name = f->name, .parent = parent,
+                               .handler = f->execute, .context = fn));
+
                f->open(fn);
                register_task(&fn->task);
                parent = fn->btrn;
                PARA_NOTICE_LOG("%s filter %d/%d (%s) started in slot %d\n",
-                       audio_formats[s->format], i,  nf, f->name, s - slot);
-               sprintf(fn->task.status, "%s (slot %d)", f->name, s - slot);
+                       audio_formats[s->format], i,  nf, f->name, (int)(s - slot));
+               sprintf(fn->task.status, "%s (slot %d)", f->name, (int)(s - slot));
        }
 }
 
@@ -497,58 +543,63 @@ static int open_receiver(int format)
        int ret, slot_num;
        struct receiver *r = a->receiver;
        struct receiver_node *rn;
-       const struct timeval restart_delay = {2, 0};
 
+       tv_add(now, &(struct timeval)EMBRACE(2, 0), &a->restart_barrier);
        ret = get_empty_slot();
        if (ret < 0)
-               goto err;
+               return ret;
        slot_num = ret;
-       s = &slot[slot_num];
-       s->format = format;
-       s->receiver_node = para_calloc(sizeof(struct receiver_node));
-       rn = s->receiver_node;
+       rn = para_calloc(sizeof(*rn));
        rn->receiver = r;
        rn->conf = a->receiver_conf;
-       rn->btrn = btr_new_node(r->name, NULL, NULL, rn);
+       rn->btrn = btr_new_node(&(struct btr_node_description)
+               EMBRACE(.name = r->name, .context = rn));
        ret = r->open(rn);
        if (ret < 0) {
                btr_free_node(rn->btrn);
                free(rn);
-               s->receiver_node = NULL;
-               goto err;
+               return ret;
        }
+       s = &slot[slot_num];
+       s->format = format;
+       s->receiver_node = rn;
        PARA_NOTICE_LOG("started %s: %s receiver in slot %d\n",
-               audio_formats[s->format], r->name, slot_num);
+               audio_formats[format], r->name, slot_num);
        rn->task.pre_select = r->pre_select;
        rn->task.post_select = r->post_select;
        sprintf(rn->task.status, "%s receiver node", r->name);
        register_task(&rn->task);
-       ret = slot_num;
-err:
-       if (ret < 0)
-               PARA_ERROR_LOG("%s\n", para_strerror(-ret));
-       tv_add(now, &restart_delay, &afi[format].restart_barrier);
-       return ret;
+       return slot_num;
 }
 
-/* return: 0: Not running, 1: Running, -1: Running but eof (or error) */
-static int receiver_running(int format)
+static bool receiver_running(void)
 {
-       int i, ret = 0;
+       int i;
+       long unsigned ss1 = stat_task->server_stream_start.tv_sec;
 
        FOR_EACH_SLOT(i) {
                struct slot_info *s = &slot[i];
-               if (s->format != format)
-                       continue;
+               long unsigned ss2 = s->server_stream_start.tv_sec;
+
                if (!s->receiver_node)
                        continue;
                if (s->receiver_node->task.error >= 0)
-                       return 1;
-               ret = -1;
+                       return true;
+               if (ss1 == ss2)
+                       return true;
        }
-       return ret;
+       return false;
 }
 
+/**
+ * Return the root node of the current buffer tree.
+ *
+ * This is only used for stream grabbing.
+ *
+ * \return \p NULL if no slot is currently active. If more than one buffer tree
+ * exists, the node corresponding to the most recently started receiver is
+ * returned.
+ */
 struct btr_node *audiod_get_btr_root(void)
 {
        int i, newest_slot = -1;
@@ -572,39 +623,27 @@ struct btr_node *audiod_get_btr_root(void)
        return slot[newest_slot].receiver_node->btrn;
 }
 
-/* returns slot num on success. */
-static int open_current_receiver(struct sched *s)
+/* whether a new instance of a decoder should be started. */
+static bool must_start_decoder(void)
 {
-       struct timeval diff;
-       int ret, cafn = stat_task->current_audio_format_num;
+       int cafn = stat_task->current_audio_format_num;
+       unsigned vs = stat_task->vss_status;
 
-       if (cafn < 0 || !stat_task->ct)
-               return -1;
-       /* Do nothing if the 'N' flag is set or the 'P' flag is unset */
-       if (stat_task->vss_status != VSS_STATUS_FLAG_PLAYING)
-               return -1;
-       ret = receiver_running(cafn);
-       if (ret > 0) /* already running and not eof */
-               return -1;
-       if (ret < 0) { /* eof */
-               /*
-                * para_server uses a zero start time during the announcement
-                * period, i.e. before it sends the first chunk. Wait until
-                * this period begins to avoid restarting the receiver that
-                * belongs to the file just completed.
-                */
-               if (stat_task->server_stream_start.tv_sec != 0)
-                       sched_request_timeout_ms(100, s);
-       }
-       if (tv_diff(now, &afi[cafn].restart_barrier, &diff) < 0) {
-               if (tv_diff(&s->timeout, &diff, NULL) > 0)
-                       s->timeout = diff;
-               else
-                       sched_min_delay(s);
-               return -1;
-       }
-       /* start a new receiver */
-       return open_receiver(cafn);
+       if (audiod_status != AUDIOD_ON)
+               return false;
+       if (cafn < 0)
+               return false;
+       if (!stat_task->ct)
+               return false;
+       if (vs & VSS_STATUS_FLAG_NEXT)
+               return false;
+       if (!(vs & VSS_STATUS_FLAG_PLAYING))
+               return false;
+       if (receiver_running())
+               return false;
+       if (tv_diff(now, &afi[cafn].restart_barrier, NULL) < 0)
+               return false;
+       return true;
 }
 
 static unsigned compute_time_diff(const struct timeval *status_time)
@@ -639,9 +678,9 @@ static unsigned compute_time_diff(const struct timeval *status_time)
                &tmp);
        stat_task->sa_time_diff = tmp;
        PARA_INFO_LOG("time diff (cur/avg): %s%lums/%s%lums\n",
-               sign > 0? "+" : "-",
+               sign < 0? "-" : "+",
                tv2ms(&diff),
-               sa_time_diff_sign ? "+" : "-",
+               sa_time_diff_sign < 0? "-" : "+",
                tv2ms(&stat_task->sa_time_diff)
        );
 out:
@@ -674,20 +713,8 @@ static int update_item(int itemnum, char *buf)
                break;
        case SI_STREAM_START:
                if (sscanf(buf, "%lu.%lu", &sec, &usec) == 2) {
-                       struct timeval a_start, delay;
-                       delay.tv_sec = conf.stream_delay_arg / 1000;
-                       delay.tv_usec = (conf.stream_delay_arg % 1000) * 1000;
                        stat_task->server_stream_start.tv_sec = sec;
                        stat_task->server_stream_start.tv_usec = usec;
-                       if (compute_time_diff(NULL) > 2) {
-                               if (stat_task->sa_time_diff_sign < 0)
-                                       tv_add(&stat_task->server_stream_start,
-                                               &stat_task->sa_time_diff, &a_start);
-                               else
-                                       tv_diff(&stat_task->server_stream_start,
-                                               &stat_task->sa_time_diff, &a_start);
-                               tv_add(&a_start, &delay, &initial_delay_barrier);
-                       }
                }
                break;
        case SI_CURRENT_TIME:
@@ -705,30 +732,36 @@ static int update_item(int itemnum, char *buf)
 
 static int parse_stream_command(const char *txt, char **cmd)
 {
-       char *p = strchr(txt, ':');
-       int i;
+       int ret, len;
+       char *re, *p = strchr(txt, ':');
 
        if (!p)
                return -E_MISSING_COLON;
-       p++;
-       FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(i) {
-               if (strncmp(txt, audio_formats[i], strlen(audio_formats[i])))
-                       continue;
-               *cmd = p;
-               return i;
-       }
-       return -E_UNSUPPORTED_AUDIO_FORMAT;
+       *cmd = p + 1;
+       len = p - txt;
+       re = malloc(len + 1);
+       strncpy(re, txt, len);
+       re[len] = '\0';
+       ret = get_matching_audio_format_nums(re);
+       free(re);
+       return ret;
 }
 
 static int add_filter(int format, char *cmdline)
 {
        struct audio_format_info *a = &afi[format];
        int filter_num, nf = a->num_filters;
+       void *cfg;
 
-       filter_num = check_filter_arg(cmdline, &a->filter_conf[nf]);
+       filter_num = check_filter_arg(cmdline, &cfg);
        if (filter_num < 0)
                return filter_num;
+       a->filter_conf = para_realloc(a->filter_conf,
+               (nf + 1) * sizeof(void *));
+       a->filter_nums = para_realloc(a->filter_nums,
+               (nf + 1) * sizeof(unsigned));
        a->filter_nums[nf] = filter_num;
+       a->filter_conf[nf] = cfg;
        a->num_filters++;
        PARA_INFO_LOG("%s filter %d: %s\n", audio_formats[format], nf,
                filters[filter_num].name);
@@ -737,36 +770,35 @@ static int add_filter(int format, char *cmdline)
 
 static int parse_writer_args(void)
 {
-       int i, ret, nw;
+       int i, ret;
        char *cmd;
        struct audio_format_info *a;
 
-       nw = PARA_MAX(1U, conf.writer_given);
-       PARA_INFO_LOG("maximal number of writers: %d\n", nw);
-       FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(i) {
-               a = &afi[i];
-               a->writer_conf = para_malloc(nw * sizeof(void *));
-               a->writer_nums = para_malloc(nw * sizeof(int));
-               a->num_writers = 0;
-       }
        for (i = 0; i < conf.writer_given; i++) {
                void *wconf;
-               int writer_num;
+               int j, nw, writer_num, af_mask;
+
                ret = parse_stream_command(conf.writer_arg[i], &cmd);
                if (ret < 0)
                        goto out;
-               a = &afi[ret];
-               nw = a->num_writers;
-               wconf = check_writer_arg(cmd, &writer_num);
-               if (!wconf) {
-                       ret = writer_num;
-                       goto out;
+               af_mask = ret;
+               FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(j) {
+                       a = afi + j;
+                       if ((af_mask & (1 << j)) == 0) /* no match */
+                               continue;
+                       ret = -E_WRITE_COMMON_SYNTAX;
+                       wconf = check_writer_arg(cmd, &writer_num);
+                       if (!wconf)
+                               goto out;
+                       nw = a->num_writers;
+                       a->writer_nums = para_realloc(a->writer_nums, (nw + 1) * sizeof(int));
+                       a->writer_conf = para_realloc(a->writer_conf, (nw + 1) * sizeof(void *));
+                       a->writer_nums[nw] = writer_num;
+                       a->writer_conf[nw] = wconf;
+                       PARA_INFO_LOG("%s writer #%d: %s\n", audio_formats[writer_num],
+                               nw, writer_names[writer_num]);
+                       a->num_writers++;
                }
-               a->writer_nums[nw] = writer_num;
-               a->writer_conf[nw] = wconf;
-               PARA_INFO_LOG("%s writer #%d: %s\n", audio_formats[ret],
-                       nw, writer_names[writer_num]);
-               a->num_writers++;
        }
        ret = 1;
 out:
@@ -780,26 +812,35 @@ static int parse_receiver_args(void)
        struct audio_format_info *a;
 
        for (i = conf.receiver_given - 1; i >= 0; i--) {
-               char *arg = conf.receiver_arg[i];
-               char *recv_arg = strchr(arg, ':');
-               ret = -E_MISSING_COLON;
-               if (!recv_arg)
-                       goto out;
-               *recv_arg = '\0';
-               recv_arg++;
-               ret = get_audio_format_num(arg);
+               char *arg;
+               int j, af_mask;
+
+               ret = parse_stream_command(conf.receiver_arg[i], &arg);
                if (ret < 0)
                        goto out;
-               afi[ret].receiver_conf = check_receiver_arg(recv_arg, &receiver_num);
-               if (!afi[ret].receiver_conf) {
+               af_mask = ret;
+               FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(j) {
+                       a = afi + j;
+                       if ((af_mask & (1 << j)) == 0) /* no match */
+                               continue;
+                       /*
+                        * If multiple receivers are given for this audio format, the
+                        * last one wins and we have to free the previous receiver
+                        * config here. Since we are iterating backwards, the winning
+                        * receiver arg is in fact the first one given.
+                        */
+                       if (a->receiver_conf)
+                               a->receiver->free_config(a->receiver_conf);
+                       a->receiver_conf = check_receiver_arg(arg, &receiver_num);
                        ret = -E_RECV_SYNTAX;
-                       goto out;
+                       if (!a->receiver_conf)
+                               goto out;
+                       a->receiver = receivers + receiver_num;
                }
-               afi[ret].receiver = &receivers[receiver_num];
        }
-       /* use the first available receiver with no arguments
-        * for those audio formats for which no receiver
-        * was specified
+       /*
+        * Use the first available receiver with no arguments for those audio
+        * formats for which no receiver was specified.
         */
        cmd = para_strdup(receivers[0].name);
        FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(i) {
@@ -811,6 +852,11 @@ static int parse_receiver_args(void)
                        return -E_RECV_SYNTAX;
                a->receiver = &receivers[receiver_num];
        }
+       FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(i) {
+               a = afi + i;
+               PARA_INFO_LOG("receiving %s streams via %s receiver\n",
+                       audio_formats[i], a->receiver->name);
+       }
        ret = 1;
 out:
        free(cmd);
@@ -828,6 +874,18 @@ static int init_default_filters(void)
 
                if (a->num_filters)
                        continue; /* no default -- nothing to to */
+               /*
+                * udp and dccp streams are fec-encoded, so add fecdec as the
+                * first filter.
+                */
+               if (strcmp(afi[i].receiver->name, "udp") == 0 ||
+                               strcmp(afi[i].receiver->name, "dccp") == 0) {
+                       tmp = para_strdup("fecdec");
+                       add_filter(i, tmp);
+                       free(tmp);
+                       if (ret < 0)
+                               goto out;
+               }
                /* add "dec" to audio format name */
                tmp = make_message("%sdec", audio_formats[i]);
                for (j = 0; filters[j].name; j++)
@@ -851,30 +909,23 @@ out:
 
 static int parse_filter_args(void)
 {
-       int i, ret, nf;
+       int i, j, ret, af_mask;
 
-       nf = PARA_MAX(1U, conf.filter_given);
-       PARA_INFO_LOG("maximal number of filters: %d\n", nf);
-       FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(i) {
-               afi[i].filter_conf = para_malloc(nf * sizeof(void *));
-               afi[i].filter_nums = para_malloc(nf * sizeof(unsigned));
-       }
        if (!conf.no_default_filters_given)
                return init_default_filters();
        for (i = 0; i < conf.filter_given; i++) {
-               char *arg = conf.filter_arg[i];
-               char *filter_name = strchr(arg, ':');
-               ret = -E_MISSING_COLON;
-               if (!filter_name)
-                       goto out;
-               *filter_name = '\0';
-               filter_name++;
-               ret = get_audio_format_num(arg);
-               if (ret < 0)
-                       goto out;
-               ret = add_filter(ret, filter_name);
+               char *arg;
+               ret = parse_stream_command(conf.filter_arg[i], &arg);
                if (ret < 0)
                        goto out;
+               af_mask = ret;
+               FOR_EACH_AUDIO_FORMAT(j) {
+                       if ((af_mask & (1 << j)) == 0) /* no match */
+                               continue;
+                       ret = add_filter(j, arg);
+                       if (ret < 0)
+                               goto out;
+               }
        }
        ret = init_default_filters(); /* use default values for the rest */
 out:
@@ -938,19 +989,16 @@ static void signal_pre_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
        para_fd_set(st->fd, &s->rfds, &s->max_fileno);
 }
 
-static void signal_post_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
+static void signal_post_select(struct sched *s, __a_unused struct task *t)
 {
-       struct signal_task *st = container_of(t, struct signal_task, task);
+       int signum;
 
-       if (!FD_ISSET(st->fd, &s->rfds))
-               return;
-
-       st->signum = para_next_signal();
-       switch (st->signum) {
+       signum = para_next_signal(&s->rfds);
+       switch (signum) {
        case SIGINT:
        case SIGTERM:
        case SIGHUP:
-               PARA_EMERG_LOG("terminating on signal %d\n", st->signum);
+               PARA_EMERG_LOG("terminating on signal %d\n", signum);
                clean_exit(EXIT_FAILURE, "caught deadly signal");
        }
 }
@@ -981,11 +1029,10 @@ static void command_post_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
                last_status_dump = *now;
        }
 
-       if (!FD_ISSET(ct->fd, &s->rfds))
-               return;
-       ret = handle_connect(ct->fd);
+       ret = handle_connect(ct->fd, &s->rfds);
        if (ret < 0)
                PARA_ERROR_LOG("%s\n", para_strerror(-ret));
+       audiod_status_dump();
 }
 
 static void init_command_task(struct command_task *ct)
@@ -1039,49 +1086,56 @@ static void set_stat_task_restart_barrier(unsigned seconds)
        tv_add(now, &delay, &stat_task->restart_barrier);
 }
 
-static bool try_to_close_slot(int slot_num)
+static void try_to_close_slot(int slot_num)
 {
        struct slot_info *s = &slot[slot_num];
        struct audio_format_info *a = afi + s->format;
        int i;
 
        if (s->format < 0)
-               return false;
-       if (s->receiver_node && s->receiver_node->task.error != -E_TASK_UNREGISTERED)
-               return false;
+               return;
+       if (s->receiver_node && s->receiver_node->task.error >= 0)
+               return;
        for (i = 0; i < a->num_filters; i++)
-               if (s->fns && s->fns[i].task.error != -E_TASK_UNREGISTERED)
-                       return false;
-       for (i = 0; i < a->num_writers; i++)
-               if (s->wns && s->wns[i].task.error != -E_TASK_UNREGISTERED)
-                       return false;
+               if (s->fns && s->fns[i].task.error >= 0)
+                       return;
+       if (a->num_writers > 0) {
+               for (i = 0; i < a->num_writers; i++)
+                       if (s->wns && s->wns[i].task.error >= 0)
+                               return;
+       } else {
+               if (s->wns && s->wns[0].task.error >= 0)
+                       return;
+       }
        PARA_INFO_LOG("closing slot %d\n", slot_num);
        close_writers(s);
-       _close_filters(s);
+       close_filters(s);
        close_receiver(slot_num);
        clear_slot(slot_num);
-       return true;
 }
 
 /*
  * Check if any receivers/filters/writers need to be started and do so if
  * necessary.
  */
-static void start_stop_decoders(struct sched *s)
+static void start_stop_decoders(void)
 {
        int i, ret;
        struct slot_info *sl;
        struct audio_format_info *a;
 
        FOR_EACH_SLOT(i)
-               if (try_to_close_slot(i))
-                       sched_min_delay(s);
-//     if (audiod_status != AUDIOD_ON ||
-//                     !(stat_task->vss_status & VSS_STATUS_FLAG_PLAYING))
-//             return kill_all_decoders(-E_NOT_PLAYING);
-       ret = open_current_receiver(s);
-       if (ret < 0)
+               try_to_close_slot(i);
+       if (audiod_status != AUDIOD_ON ||
+                       !(stat_task->vss_status & VSS_STATUS_FLAG_PLAYING))
+               return kill_all_decoders(-E_NOT_PLAYING);
+       if (!must_start_decoder())
                return;
+       ret = open_receiver(stat_task->current_audio_format_num);
+       if (ret < 0) {
+               PARA_ERROR_LOG("%s\n", para_strerror(-ret));
+               return;
+       }
        sl = slot + ret;
        a = afi + sl->format;
        if (a->num_filters)
@@ -1089,11 +1143,38 @@ static void start_stop_decoders(struct sched *s)
        open_writers(sl);
        activate_grab_clients();
        btr_log_tree(sl->receiver_node->btrn, LL_NOTICE);
+}
+
+static void status_pre_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
+{
+       struct status_task *st = container_of(t, struct status_task, task);
+       int ret, cafn = stat_task->current_audio_format_num;
+
+       if (must_start_decoder())
+               goto min_delay;
+       ret = btr_node_status(st->btrn, 0, BTR_NT_LEAF);
+       if (ret > 0)
+               goto min_delay;
+       if (st->ct && audiod_status == AUDIOD_OFF)
+               goto min_delay;
+       if (!st->ct && audiod_status != AUDIOD_OFF)
+               sched_request_barrier_or_min_delay(&st->restart_barrier, s);
+       if (cafn >= 0)
+               sched_request_barrier(&afi[cafn].restart_barrier, s);
+       /*
+        * If para_server is playing we'd like to have a smooth time display
+        * even if we are running in standby mode. So we request a timeout that
+        * expires at the next full second.
+        */
+       if (stat_task->vss_status & VSS_STATUS_FLAG_PLAYING)
+               sched_request_timeout_ms(1000 - now->tv_usec / 1000, s);
+       return;
+min_delay:
        sched_min_delay(s);
 }
 
 /* restart the client task if necessary */
-static void status_pre_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
+static void status_post_select(__a_unused struct sched *s, struct task *t)
 {
        struct status_task *st = container_of(t, struct status_task, task);
 
@@ -1101,42 +1182,53 @@ static void status_pre_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
                if (!st->ct)
                        goto out;
                if (st->ct->task.error >= 0) {
-                       st->ct->task.error = -E_AUDIOD_OFF;
+                       kill_btrn(st->ct->btrn, &st->ct->task, -E_AUDIOD_OFF);
                        goto out;
                }
-               if (st->ct->task.error != -E_TASK_UNREGISTERED)
+               if (st->ct->task.error >= 0)
                        goto out;
                close_stat_pipe();
                st->clock_diff_count = conf.clock_diff_count_arg;
                goto out;
        }
        if (st->ct) {
+               char *buf;
+               size_t sz;
                int ret;
                if (st->ct->task.error < 0) {
-                       if (st->ct->task.error != -E_TASK_UNREGISTERED)
+                       if (st->ct->task.error >= 0)
                                goto out;
                        close_stat_pipe();
                        goto out;
                }
                if (st->ct->status != CL_RECEIVING)
                        goto out;
-               ret = for_each_stat_item(st->ct->buf, st->ct->loaded,
-                       update_item);
-               if (ret < 0) {
-                       st->ct->task.error = ret;
-                       goto out;
-               }
-               if (st->ct->loaded != ret) {
-                       st->last_status_read = *now;
-                       st->ct->loaded = ret;
-               } else {
+               ret = btr_node_status(st->btrn, st->min_iqs, BTR_NT_LEAF);
+               if (ret <= 0) {
                        struct timeval diff;
                        tv_diff(now, &st->last_status_read, &diff);
                        if (diff.tv_sec > 61)
-                               st->ct->task.error = -E_STATUS_TIMEOUT;
+                               kill_btrn(st->ct->btrn, &st->ct->task,
+                                       -E_STATUS_TIMEOUT);
+                       goto out;
                }
+               btr_merge(st->btrn, st->min_iqs);
+               sz = btr_next_buffer(st->btrn, &buf);
+               ret = for_each_stat_item(buf, sz, update_item);
+               if (ret < 0) {
+                       kill_btrn(st->ct->btrn, &st->ct->task, ret);
+                       goto out;
+               }
+               if (sz != ret) {
+                       btr_consume(st->btrn, sz - ret);
+                       st->last_status_read = *now;
+                       st->min_iqs = 0;
+               } else /* current status item crosses buffers */
+                       st->min_iqs = sz + 1;
                goto out;
        }
+       btr_drain(st->btrn);
+       st->current_audio_format_num = -1;
        if (tv_diff(now, &st->restart_barrier, NULL) < 0)
                goto out;
        if (st->clock_diff_count) { /* get status only one time */
@@ -1144,16 +1236,14 @@ static void status_pre_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
                int argc = 5;
                PARA_INFO_LOG("clock diff count: %d\n", st->clock_diff_count);
                st->clock_diff_count--;
-               client_open(argc, argv, &st->ct, NULL);
+               client_open(argc, argv, &st->ct, NULL, NULL, st->btrn);
                set_stat_task_restart_barrier(2);
-               sched_min_delay(s);
 
        } else {
                char *argv[] = {"audiod", "--", "stat", "-p", NULL};
                int argc = 4;
-               client_open(argc, argv, &st->ct, NULL);
+               client_open(argc, argv, &st->ct, NULL, NULL, st->btrn);
                set_stat_task_restart_barrier(5);
-               sched_min_delay(s);
        }
        free(stat_item_values[SI_BASENAME]);
        stat_item_values[SI_BASENAME] = para_strdup(
@@ -1161,17 +1251,20 @@ static void status_pre_select(struct sched *s, struct task *t)
        stat_client_write_item(SI_BASENAME);
        st->last_status_read = *now;
 out:
-       start_stop_decoders(s);
+       start_stop_decoders();
 }
 
 static void init_status_task(struct status_task *st)
 {
        memset(st, 0, sizeof(struct status_task));
        st->task.pre_select = status_pre_select;
+       st->task.post_select = status_post_select;
        st->sa_time_diff_sign = 1;
        st->clock_diff_count = conf.clock_diff_count_arg;
        st->current_audio_format_num = -1;
-       sprintf(st->task.status, "status task");
+       sprintf(st->task.status, "stat");
+       st->btrn = btr_new_node(&(struct btr_node_description)
+               EMBRACE(.name = "stat"));
 }
 
 static void set_initial_status(void)
@@ -1210,17 +1303,14 @@ __noreturn static void print_help_and_die(void)
 
 static void init_colors_or_die(void)
 {
-       int ret, i;
+       int i;
 
        if (!want_colors())
                return;
        daemon_set_default_log_colors();
        daemon_set_flag(DF_COLOR_LOG);
-       for (i = 0; i < conf.log_color_given; i++) {
-               ret = daemon_set_log_color(conf.log_color_arg[i]);
-               if (ret < 0)
-                       exit(EXIT_FAILURE);
-       }
+       for (i = 0; i < conf.log_color_given; i++)
+               daemon_set_log_color_or_die(conf.log_color_arg[i]);
 }
 
 /**