[mythtv-users] Error Reading MythTV XML Status with Python

Ian Barton lists at manor-farm.org
Sat Nov 15 12:09:16 UTC 2008

> I think that this is more of a python problem, than a Myth one. However, 
> someone here might have an answer. I am reading the MythTV xml status 
> from http://myserver:6544 and parsing it in python.
> If I do it like this:
> f =  urllib.urlopen("http://mythtv.banter.local:6544")

Doh, gun shoot foot. The url http://mythtv.banter.local:6544 returns 
html. What I meant to do was http://mythtv.banter.local:6544/xml. which 
works correctly.


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