[mythtv-users] MythTV - Asterisk integration

Erik Hovland erik at hovland.org
Thu Jul 23 18:20:15 UTC 2009

>>>>> Has anyone tied Asterisk (PBX) to their Myth system for remote control,
>>>>> menus, checking recordings etc?
>>>> I tried it with my home server, just for fun.  It didn't work very well.
>>>> Doug
>>>> --
>>>> Ben Franklin quote:
>>>> "Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary
>>>> Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."
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>>> Would be a nice plugin though :)
>> Right. And we can call it mythphone. Oh wait.
> Mythphone is nothing like Asterix and oh wait it's not part of .22 anyway

Snarkiness aside, I was trying to point out that linking MythTV to phone systems
has been tried. It can be done. But it is a non-trivial project and its utility
is not exactly apparent beyond its cool factor. But please, prove me wrong
on all counts.


Erik Hovland
erik at hovland.org

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