[mythtv-users] Can I do this?

Bill Williamson bill at bbqninja.com
Wed Nov 14 11:32:10 UTC 2007

On 11/14/07, Bruce Nordstrand <brucen at ksl.com.au> wrote:
> Hi all
> I was just wondering if I can do this:
> 1. Set up a backend to record TV as usual using MythWeb. (No probs)
> 2. Have a task that monitors the recording directory and automatically
> run mythrename to build human visible names for the recordings.
> 3.  Share that directory with Samba/NFS so things like XMBC can access
> the recordings.
> I ask as I am getting ready to trial the linux port of XMBC and want to
> view the Myth recordings via that, basically as videos.
> Any assistance in setting this up (if it is possible) would be *very*
> much appreciated.

No need for renaming/samba/nfs.  This is exactly what UPnP does, which
XBMC supports.

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