[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r8688 - in trunk/mythtv by cpinkham
mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Sun Jan 22 10:24:19 UTC 2006
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Subject: [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r8688 - in trunk/mythtv by cpinkham
> Author: cpinkham
> Date: 2006-01-22 06:22:57 +0000 (Sun, 22 Jan 2006)
>New Revision: 8688
> Changeset: http://cvs.mythtv.org/trac/changeset/8688
>This commit adds the ability to control mythfrontend via a socket interface.
>Commands are sent and replies are received in text mode, there is no fancy
>xml interface or anything, it is meant to be able to be used via something as
>simple as telnet.
>This feature is disabled by default, you need to turn it on via the mythfrontend
>setup screen under the Default settings page and then restart mythfrontend. The
>default port is 6545, so after restarting mythfrontend, you can test by
>telnetting to localhost on port 6545 ("telnet localhost 6545"). For a list of
>supported commands, type "help". For help on a specific command, type
>"help COMMAND" (where COMMAND is the name of the command like "help jump").
>The integer 1x, etc. play speeds come from the FFRewSpeed settings in the
>database, otherwise they use the defaults of (3, 5, 10, 20, 30, 60, 120,
>180) defined in tv_play.cpp.
>The pre-defined fraction speeds (1/2, 1/4, etc.) are listed in the
>"help play" help text.
>There can be only one socket connection to mythfrontend at a time, if a
>new connection is opened, the old one will be automatically closed.
>Closes #1092. If there are any bugs found, they can be submitted under
Couldn't make that port 6546 could you?. Port 6545 is also the default used
by Myth to talk to the mythlcdserver.
Thanks, Paul H.
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