[mythtv] [PATCH] DataDirect service -- updated to match CVS xmltv
bob at smalltime.com
Thu Apr 1 20:49:03 EST 2004
> The problem, though, is that the datadirect service requires HTTP
> authentication, which isn't really simple to implement in QT. It could be
> done, mind you, but it requires catching the initial error message,
> detecting the required authentication realm, calculating an MD5 digest, etc.
Right; wget supports this too. If you looked at the diff you'll see
that when Isaac implemented the grabber he used wget to do the heavy
lifting. Why not do the same and focus the development on the data
Anyway, just wanted to send along a pointer for ideas and all.
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