[mythtv-users] Using MythTV 0.22

Christopher Kerr mythtv at theseekerr.com
Fri May 14 01:06:40 UTC 2010

On Fri, May 14, 2010 at 10:03 AM, lanas <lanas at securenet.net> wrote:
> On Wed, 12 May 2010 22:40:20 -0400,
> lanas <lanas at securenet.net> wrote :
>> On Thu, 13 May 2010 12:12:08 +1000,
>> Christopher Kerr <mythtv at theseekerr.com> wrote :
>> > FLV's worked fine for me in the 0.22 internal player. What playback
>> > profile are you using?
>> Well, at the moment I have no idea what playback profles are.
> I've seen there's a wiki page about that, although I haven't seen any
> profile choice in the MythTV menu selection so far.
> Using mplayer from the command line, the video files, both .flv
> and .avi are playing fine.  If it was possible to tell MythTV to use
> mplayer in full screen mode then it could be nice.
> I've also checked to see if any TV was viewable and no, no TV at all
> (PVR-500 with Schedules Direct installed).  Used to work with Mythdora
> 5.  I select view TV fromt he main menu then a blacj screen appears
> with that logo like a countdown at a beginning of a movie, and then it
> goes back to main screen.  Maybe I should look in the log files.  Is
> there a debug mode that outputs mode log messages in MythTV ?

The logs are normally in /var/log/MythTV/

Playback profile settings are in (I'm not at home, so this is from
memory, sorry) Settings > TV > Playback, or something like that.

- Chris

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