[mythtv-users] Disabling the internal player

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Feb 23 22:18:44 UTC 2010

On 02/23/2010 04:55 PM, Eric Sharkey wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 4:41 PM, Raymond Wagner<raymond at wagnerrp.com>  wrote:
>> Just a heads up, the shift in MythVideo to using storage groups and allowing
>> remote access rather than relying on NFS, will likely result in the removal
>> of external player support.
> But then the internal player really would need to support all random
> video formats.  Are you sure that's a good idea?
> At the moment I'm using the internal player for everything except for
> BluRay rips, where the internal player just isn't quite up to it yet.

If we leave external players enabled, then no one ever reports 
bugs--because they only use external players.

Besides (as Raymond mentioned), xine, mplayer, vlc, ... don't speak 


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