[mythtv-users] Feature Wishlist:MythMusic

Mark Hetherington redcane at redcane.homelinux.org
Sun Sep 3 03:15:05 UTC 2006

HAHA, I had actually been looking at plutohome just recently.....
I haven't tried it yet since it wants to install onto a PC as the only OS..... 
I will have to get a spare machine and give it a go.


On Sunday 03 September 2006 12:50, MythTV Users wrote:
> What you're looking for pretty much exists already in PlutoHome
> (www.plutohome.com)
> It uses core parts of MythTV as part the media mgmt system, plus a lot
> of other pkgs...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Mark Hetherington
> Posted At: Saturday, September 02, 2006 2:15 AM
> Posted To: MythTV Users
> Conversation: [mythtv-users] Feature Wishlist:MythMusic
> Subject: [mythtv-users] Feature Wishlist:MythMusic
> Hi All,
> 	I understand the mythmusic interface is being reworked as part
> of the google
> Summer Of Code project. I'm looking forward to seeing the changes
> because I
> think this is something that could be greatly improved.
> One feature I have thought of recently (especially for my own house
> media set
> up), is distributed audio. Basically a way to have all myth machines
> play the
> same audio stream, and all control the same playlist.
> I was thinking of writing a new module for Mythtv to interface with an
> icecast
> server or something like that. Even just allowing any mythbox to stream
> what
> it's currently playing and having an option in myth music to listen to
> streams would be good.
> My plan is to set up touch screen pcs around the house to run
> entertainment,
> and mythtv seems like it's great for this, being able to run videos and
> Tv on
> the network. Mythmusic support for playing the same audio all through
> out the
> house for parties and so on would be a "home run" in my book!
> Mark
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