[mythtv] dvd revisited (and remoted)

Ray mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Fri, 13 Dec 2002 17:15:44 -0700

On Fri, Dec 13, 2002 at 02:43:14PM -0800, Larry Matter wrote:
> Now that client/server is making its way into mythtv, I would like to
> bring up dvd playing again.
> >From looking over the (now searchable) archives, it seems that folks are
> interested in playing dvd's locally or capturing dvds into a file;
> However, I am more interested in being able to stream the dvd in my server
> to my (possibly diskless) settop box.

That DOES sound great but I don't think it is practical unless you have the
server recompress the DVD before shipping it over the ethernet (not that
should be much of a barrier since cpu is getting cheaper every day).