[mythtv-users] MythTV on Android

Eric Sharkey eric at lisaneric.org
Wed Sep 12 02:20:31 UTC 2012

On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 2:53 PM, Daniel Frey <dmfrey at gmail.com> wrote:
> For now, the app will not be downloading programs and storing them locally.
> Sorry about this, but I have other data loading issues that I need to deal
> with for the time being.  Also, I cannot guarantee the app will ever do this
> since HLS essentially replaces need to transcode and download.

I still feel like we aren't communicating clearly.

I don't see transcoding and downloading as something independent of
HLS.  The transcoding and downloading would be simplest done using

> HLS does work just fine for me over a ssh connection to my master backend.

This won't work when the device is not in a service area and I'm sure
it would blow my 200MB/month bandwidth budget pretty fast.  These
restrictions are what is driving us to ask for this feature.


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