[mythtv-users] usbip

Christopher Meredith chmeredith at gmail.com
Thu Feb 25 19:30:19 UTC 2010

On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 11:37 AM, Eric Sharkey <eric at lisaneric.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 8:08 AM, Ian Oliver <lists at foxhill.co.uk> wrote:
>> In article
>> <67829f471002240844h15022b09k32ea19835c8a2532 at mail.gmail.com>, Eric
>> Sharkey wrote:
>>> Wouldn't it be far simpler to use NFS and the automounter?
>> Will that really work for physical DVDs in a DVD drive?
> To be honest, I haven't actually tried this with mythVideo or the
> mythtv internal player, so I don't know for certain if it will work or
> not, but I think it should.
> Any player that can play a dvd that's been mounted onto the filesystem
> should work just as well over NFS and remote drives as it does with
> local drives, provided that you have sufficient network bandwidth.

It doesn't work. I don't know the technical aspects of it, but I do
know you can't watch a DVD off a physical disk over NFS.

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