[mythtv-users] MythIPTV Beta 2

Matt Emmott memmott at gmail.com
Sat Feb 24 23:13:12 UTC 2007


On 2/20/07, Fred Squires <fsquires at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On 2/19/07, Michael Still <mikal at stillhq.com> wrote:
> > ryan patterson wrote:
> >
> > > IPTV is a standard that is already defined and in use all over the
> > > world.  There is no special API that is required.  MythTV SVN already
> > > has an IPTV tuner implemented.
> > >
> > > Your "Video Blogging" is completely different from IPTV.  IPTV is for
> > > real time "brodcasting" of TV (live or prerecorded) over an IP
> network.
> > > Your Video Blogging is a script for automatically downloading
> > > prerecorded video files.  That is not the same thing at all.
> > >
> > > Don't get me wrong I do like your program idea.  Just the name you
> used
> > > is already taken.
> >
> > Ok, so I see on further reading of that page that IPTV "typically"
> > refers to a multicast stream of video. I was also unaware of the SVN
> > support for such streams. Do you have a reference for that?
> >
> > Does anyone have an allergic reaction to "MythNetTV" as a possible name?
> >
> > Mikal
>
> Aren't you simply talking about video podcasts.  Why not
> "MythPodCatcher" or "MythNetCast" or something similar.  Also, I don't
> see anything wrong with using MythIPTV as the name.  Just because the
> companies such as Verizon have been using it to mean streaming TV over
> the network doesn't mean it should be the only usage, or that it was
> even the original intended usage.
>
> --
> It was supposed to be so Easy.
> _______________________________________________


It won't run for me. I downloaded  and chmod +x'ed the file, but this is
what I get:
[root at mythbox mythiptv]# ./mythiptv
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "./mythiptv", line 10, in ?
    import feedparser
ImportError: No module named feedparser

How do I set up the feedparser that it's looking for?
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