[mythtv] Re: [mythtv-users] launching movies from mythweb - htmlquestion

Damon Searle djsearle at netspace.net.au
Mon Oct 20 20:47:02 EDT 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-dev-bounces at mythtv.org
> [mailto:mythtv-dev-bounces at mythtv.org]On Behalf Of Simon Kenyon
> Sent: Monday, 20 October 2003 7:31 PM
> To: Development of mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv] Re: [mythtv-users] launching movies from mythweb -
> htmlquestion
> Chris Germano wrote:
> > Now each time you load "Recorded Programs" in MythWeb this playlist
> > including program title and program show information. You can link to
> > it by just opening the url of the playlist (ie
> > yourserver/video/videoASX.asx) in your media player. I added a link to
> > the "Recorded Programs" page so that I could launch the playlist right
> > from there by doing the following. However at least in windows, I
> > couldn't get the stupid file to prompt for dl, it kept opening it as a
> > script.
> are there any "media players" out there that support this .asx file?

Other than Windows Media Player (which asx files should be associated with),
I know that mplayer supports them, which means you can run windows media
streams from mythvideo (I use this to watch nasa tv and thebasement.com.au
on my myth box).

> just searched google and found out what an asx file is and its format.
> http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;247355 if you
> are interested
> --
> simon

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