[mythtv-users] Network Recorder for MPEG IP Stream
jgmtfia at gmail.com
Thu Jun 11 06:15:19 UTC 2009
Nick Rout wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 5:39 PM, jgmtfia Mr<jgmtfia at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Is it possible to use the Network Recorder to capture an MPEG IP
>> stream via the network? This is not an IPTV stream, just a plain MPEG
>> UDP stream from a source to the mythtv box.
> I think it depends on the protocol you are streaming with, eg http,
> rtp, rtsp etc.
> But to do it you need to set up an m3u file which points to the
> stream, and then put the m3u file somewhere the backend can download
> There are some clues to streaming from vlc to myth, which includes
> clues as to the format of the m3u file and how to associate each
> stream with a channel number and xmltvid here:
It seems that that method involves mythtv connecting to a remote device,
not opening a local port for the remote device to connect/send to.
Do I have this wrong?
More information about the mythtv-users