[mythtv-users] mythstream workaround?

Krzysztof Adamski k at adamski.org
Wed Mar 10 00:43:48 UTC 2010

On Tue, 2010-03-09 at 16:38 -0600, James Miller wrote:
> On Tuesday 09 March 2010 Eric wrote:

> The problem for me so far has been finding a valid URL/URI/MRL (etc) to feed to 
> mplayer. They seem to want to obscure them, hoping, I suppose, that you'll 
> always go through their web site or use some proprietary program through which 
> they can expose you to advertising or something.
> Before engaging in further experimentation along these lines I'd just like to 
> ask whether it really is difficult to find information about the URL/URI/MRL 
> for these stations so as to be able to feed it to mplayer, or whether I'm just 
> looking in the wrong places? If the latter is the case, where is the right 
> place to look?
> Further input will be appreciated.

Fireup wireshark before accessing the page with the browser, you will
find the URL in the packet capture.

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