[mythtv-users] PS3 front-end with UPnP
David Durham, Jr.
david.durham.jr at gmail.com
Tue Jan 15 23:56:40 UTC 2008
> I've heard that the latest PS3 software (2.10 I think) broke something
> in the DLNA code (the portion of UPnP which allows you to use PS3 as a
> frontend for MythTV). I don't have a PS3 (yet) so I can't test it. I
> believe the problem was that the latest software can't stream videos
> from a DLNA backend.
> Would be great if you could test it and see how it works.
It works. I watched a video from a mythtv media server with a PS3
frontend (haven't tried mpeg2 recorded programs) . It doesn't
recognize all codecs, vidx, for instance. I haven't got to do much
with it, but the big issue that I noticed was how long it took to
discover the mythtv media server. The "search for media server"
didn't seem to work, it just took time and it eventually discovered
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