[mythtv-users] MythTV Android Not Playing

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 18 02:53:27 UTC 2012

On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 7:42 PM, Chris Pinkham <cpinkham at bc2va.org> wrote:
> Can you edit libs/libmythtv/httplivestream.cpp and find
> HTTPLiveStream::SetOutputVars.  We need to force setting
> m_httpPrefixRel = "";
> at the bottom of that function.  You can either paste the above line
> in directly at the bottom of the function or comment out the
> if/else if/else block so that the last line in the file is the
> existing m_httpPrefixRel = ""; and it always gets executed.

Hmmm.. It seemed like the internal video player "tried" harder to play
it back but still failed. BS Player failed the same way as before.
Here's the contents of the m3u8:


Since I have a fairly new phone (Galaxy S2) I wouldn't think it's a
compatibility problem. It should handle the x264 video and mp3 audio
just fine.


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