[mythtv] Windows program to launch player

Robert Johnston anaerin at gmail.com
Wed Sep 17 07:15:19 UTC 2008

2008/9/17 Nigel Pearson <nigel at ind.tansu.com.au>:
>> I'm looking for some advise to build a simple windows program which
>> displays current
>> recordings and launches a player.
> Any UPnP client should let you do this.
> I have been using XBMC (there are now
> MacOSX, Windows and Linux builds).

Actually, XBMC has support for playing back Myth recordings (And
managing/deleting them) natively. You need to add an entry to your
"Sources.xml" in the format:


It's in beta now, but fairly stable. There's no Commercial Skip, and
no EPG. Commercial skip should be coming soon, but the EPG etc is
waiting on a GSoC project.
Robert "Anaerin" Johnston

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