[mythtv-users] MythTv Player 0.1a for windows

Mikkel Stensgaard mikkel at sudu.dk
Sun Sep 24 21:26:19 UTC 2006

Mike wrote:
> Tom Lichti wrote:
>> Mikkel Stensgaard wrote:
>>> Hi fellow MythTv users
>>> I would like to get some feedback
>>> - First of all...Is it worth my time? Does anybody wants a mythtvplayer 
>>> for windows, or do you just want to play from a samba-share or dsmyth?
>>> - Is it stable? bugs? .. please let me know if you find any bugs.
>>> - Does it work on version 0.20?
>>> - Are there any other features that would be nice?
>>> - Which features are most important?
>> I can't use it as it is looking for protocol 26, I have 30 (current SVN) 
>> and it doesn't work even if I specify 'AllowNewerProtocol' in the config 
>> file. I do think it's worthwhile though, and would like to see it work.
>> Tom
> Same problem on .20. If I tell it to allow newer protocols it doesn't 
> seem to work. I think its worthwhile to make something like this though. 
> I've often wondered why somebody didn't just build a VLC plugin for 
> streaming mythtv though. Then you could spend all the time in the world 
> on the myth part and not worry about the video player so much. But I'd 
> be happy to use 'anything' that worked and since nothing works right, 
> I'll take anything that can talk to myth.
> -Mike
Ups.. You are right.. Guess I had not tested it enough;). I uploaded a 
alpha2 version where the "AllowNeverProtocol" actual works. I hope it 
work with myth 0.20

About VLC I do not have the insight into the code + I was looking for a 
nice programming project anyway , and I think there is really missing a 
native MythTv player.


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