[mythtv-users] Add to MythWeb Status Screen - Player Status

j. berger jberger at netins.net
Thu Jun 28 16:57:21 UTC 2007

Chris Petersen wrote:
> Trey Thompson wrote:
>> Is there a way to add things like Player(s) status to the backend status
>> screen on MythWeb.
>> There are times that I want to do something, or reboot, and I'm afraid
>> to do
>> so because someone might be watching on it (it's a combined BE/FE), or
>> watching via the windows Myth player.
> The status screen in mythweb comes directly from the master backend --
> mythweb is just a proxy in this case.  So using mythweb, no, not much to
> do there.
> -Chris
You could turn on the telnet interface to mythfrontend in the General 
settings screen.  Then telnet to the frontend host at port 6546 and 
issue a 'query location' command.  It will tell you if anything is being 

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