[mythtv-users] Query for the scheduled recording

George Nassas gnassas at mac.com
Sat Jul 23 10:02:57 EDT 2005

On 22-Jul-05, at 11:30 PM, chris at cpr.homelinux.net wrote:

> Do you feel like parsing some html?  Myth has a self-contained web
> server that gives the system status on port 6544 of the backend 
> machine,
> including the times of the next ten scheduled recordings.  Here's an
> exerpt from `lynx -dump http://localhost:6544` :

The same info is available in an xml format by going 
http://localhost:6544/xml. Unfortunately this leaks a bit on each call 
so if you use it repeatedly (like I do) then you'll eventually hit the 
server's vm limit. I've been looking into it but haven't gotten all the 
leaks figured out yet.

- George

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