[mythtv-users] playing bluray

Robert McNamara robert.mcnamara at gmail.com
Wed Dec 22 03:07:23 UTC 2010

On Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 7:02 PM, Matt <mwsmith78 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Just upgraded to 0.24 and also added a LiteOn Blurray player in an external
> USB enclosure.
> I followed the directions at the following site and added the libaacs,
> aacskeys, and keydb.cfg :
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/High_Definition_Disk_Formats#Watching_With_the_Internal_Player_.28recommended.29
> The bluray drive is /dev/sr0.
> When I use the mythavtest command and point it to the mounted bluray folder,
> it works great.  Watched Dark Knight and it played back perfectly!
> I had hoped that I could access the same playback directly through mythtv
> (Optical Disc -> Play DVD) - but it never seems to work.  Is bluray not
> supported directly through mythtv menus?  Below is the mythfrontend.log that
> I get when I try accessing through mythtv menus.  looks like it has trouble
> mounting and then makes the mistake of assuming it is normal dvd.
> Seems like my problem is located in the "Play DVD" selection, because it
> work fine with "mythavtest" command from terminal.
> Any advice?

Read the section you linked above.  The sentence starting with
"Straight from the disc."


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