[mythtv] MythVideo playlist

Matt skd5aner at gmail.com
Tue Jun 26 22:17:40 UTC 2007

On 6/26/07, Ahmed Toulan <azazel11998 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
>     I was wondering how can I make mythvideo use a playlist instead of
> playing 1 video at a time.  I managed to change MythGallery to be able to
> choose the files that I want to play and save them in  a list. I then  loop
> on that list  and every time I call  "PlayVideo" which is in videoutils.cpp
> . The problem is that when I press ESCAPE I only exit from the currently
> playing video and the next video starts. Of course the ESCAPE keypress is
> handled in TV::ProcessKeypress function and I can't find anyway to break the
> loop so that the playing of all videos stop.
>     I later found the PlayBackBox class. I see that it supports playing
> lists, but I can't understand from where does it initialize the playing
> lists!!.
>     I am really lost here. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> Regards,
> Ahmed Toulan.
> ________________________________

I would love to see a playlist functionality in mythvideo.  Would be
very useful for situations like music videos.


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