[mythtv-users] The Nokia N800 as a frontend (kind of...)
melunko at gmail.com
Thu Mar 22 17:14:56 UTC 2007
did you already see gmyth sourceforge project? Inside that project we
developed two gsteamer plugins that allow us to play mythtv nuv (mpeg4/mp3)
in the Nokia 770 and N800. If you use MythTranscode to convert your Mpeg2
files to nuv, you will be able to play them on N800 video player.
On 1/17/07, Cecil Watson <cwatson at linkline.com> wrote:
> So, I got an N800 over the weekend. The more I play with it, the more I
> like it! While one cannot compile mythtv on it (at least I have not
> tried), you can get it to play media from your backend:
> 1) MythTV
> The upnp server in MythTV doesn't work with Nokia's Media Streamer.
> While I can see the backend, any media I try to play results in 'objet
> not found'. I'm told by a 770 user that Canola does work w/ MythTV's
> upnp server.
> 1a) Fuppes
> From reading the archives, I can across a post that stated fuppes was
> the best option. So, I compiled, installed and configured. Not only
> did the N800 see the media, I was able to play music and watch pictures.
> The N800 would not play any of my records (all in MPEG2). It seems
> there are constraints on playing MPEG.
> 770-encode.pl, using this script I was able to transcode the recordings
> into an AVI playable by the n800's default media player!
> I modified pdatrancode calling it 770-wrapper.sh and recreated a user
> job to transcode my recordings!
> I'm using -fixes. I did try gmediaserver, however I could not see any
> media it was offering.
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