[mythtv-users] Mythtv over remote X connection

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Mar 1 00:46:25 UTC 2007

On 02/28/2007 06:44 AM, Sven Nielsen wrote:
> I will stick to using mplayer for watching TV on the thin client
> and remote x session. This works nice when I switch to a very
> low screen resolution.
> But, this leads to another problem:
> Now, before starting mplayer, I need to tell mythbackend to STOP
> collecting EIT Data so that it will free the card and I can access it 
> with mplayer.
> Q: Anyone any idea, how I can command mythbackend to stop
> collecting EIT data and free the dvb card?

See the comments explaining the use of EXECTV in tv_menu.xml under 


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