[mythtv-users] Videocast and Podcast browthing... on MythTV???

Eric ericgies at kabelfoon.nl
Mon Aug 28 23:12:01 UTC 2006


On Monday 28 August 2006 01:16, Robin Gilks wrote:
> > "MythStream is an unofficial plugin for MythTv. It is based on
> > StreamTuned and offers the same functionality as StreamTuned except for
> > recording ..."
> >
> > so it doesn't look like it "records"
>
> MythStream uses mplayer under the hood and the command line to mplayer is
> defined in an xml file. That could be tweaked to dump the stream to disk
> but it won't automagically appear in any database browsable by Myth so
> some manual intervention would be required to get to the recording
> (perhaps replace the mplayer stuff with a wrapper that 'transcodes' the
> audio to an mp3 file that is then pushed into the MythMusic database).

Mythstream does download and store podcasts. Download status is shown in the 
client. Downloaded files are stored in your ~/.mythtv/mythstream/downloads 
directory. Use a symlink if you want to store them elsewhere.

Eric.


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