[mythtv-users] Made my own fanart but Myth's not using it
mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Tue Jul 3 09:06:52 UTC 2012
On 03/07/12 07:05, Karl Dietz wrote:
> On 03.07.2012 02:01, Ian Evans wrote:
>> Ishtar didn't have any fanart at
>> http://www.themoviedb.org/movie/12704-ishtar so I downloaded an image
>> and saved it in the fanart directory as 12704_fanart.jpg.
>> Myth however is not picking it up. Am I missing a step?
> * contribute the art upstream so everyone can enjoy it. In return you
> get to use the well tested automatic process for fanart.
> * put it somewhere on the web (may be local) and add proper custom
> metadata (e.g. MXML) see
> contributing upstream has the nice side effect of having a backup in
> case of a disk crash, etc. pp.
He might not have wanted to upload images because of potential copyright issues.
You don't know where he got the image(s) from. Pulling a file for your own use
is one thing, but uploading it for others would probably result in a lot of
More information about the mythtv-users