[mythtv-users] ANN - Release of MythTV Web Virtual Remote.

Steven Ellis steven at openmedia.co.nz
Thu Dec 14 10:21:54 UTC 2006

Michael Lynch wrote:
>>> oh, 1 question How close to real time is this - ie: 1/4 second delay or 1+
>>> second delay? Does it depend on my mobile device? I guess I'll have to try
>>> it on my ipaq
>> Pretty damn instant as normally the web remote runs on the same box as
>> your frontend. Definately sub second.
>> Problem at present is trying to press the buttons too quickly can lock up
>> the frontent. That needs some debugging.
> How long of a delay is needed between keypresses?  I added sleep(2);
> after close($fp); to force a 2 second delay - pretty easy fix, unless
> I missed the problem completly.
Don't know. Need to do some more testing this weekend.

Sleep for 2 seconds is too long when changing channels etc. I already
have some complaints that the user interface isn't responsive enough.


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