[mythtv-users] OT: Myth backend, XBMC with MythBox add-on?

sp analogue at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 12 16:08:28 UTC 2011

>From: Matt Emmott <memmott at gmail.com>
>On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 9:27 AM, Mike Dent <mcdent at gmail.com> wrote:
>>I've recently purchased a Apple TV 2g, version 2 etc.
>>I've installed XBMC on to this.
>>I've installed the MythBox http://code.google.com/p/mythbox/ add-on
>>In order to setup MythBox it requires the recordings directories on
>>the backend be mounted on the Apple TV, herein lies my problem? :)
>>I have exported my recordings directories from the backend, I can
>>connect to these fine from a PC etc.
>>Any pointers how I mount SMB shares to my Apple TV?
>Not to steer this back on topic or anything, but you can mount cifs shares inside the XBMC interface... Can MythBox access these mounts? I don't have XBMC in front of me but I believe you can either do it in the settings - media section (after setting your SMB stuff in settings - Network and restarting) or by entering the Videos section and adding a source.  

MythBox doesn't take advantage of smb:// style mounts internal to XBMC :-(  


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