[mythtv-users] Can an iTunes TV download play on MythTV?

Jens Baumeister jens.baumeister at gmail.com
Mon Jan 30 12:58:44 UTC 2006

On 1/30/06, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> wrote:
> On Jan 29, 2006, at 10:05 PM, Kevin Kuphal wrote:
> > Matthew K. Lee wrote:
> >> Or is it simply not
> >> possible to play a download from iTunes under linux/MythTV?
> >>
> > Not that I'm aware of.  Like audio downloaded from iTunes it is
> > protected and can't be played in anything but an Apple product.
> >
> What we need is the video equivalent of "Audio HiJack Pro" for the Mac.

Seems like Apple itself provides the tool for that:

I didn't try ot out myself (don't have any iTunes videos or the latest
GarageBand version), but from what I've read you can clear the copy
protection on the videos by creating a video podcast in GarageBand 3
(part of iLife 06) and using the bought video as content.


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