[mythtv-users] DVD iso image in SG does not play on remote frontend

Peter Bennett pb.mythtv at gmail.com
Fri Dec 7 17:26:58 UTC 2018

On 12/7/18 7:45 AM, John Pilkington wrote:
> Hi:  I have several DVDs created by MythArchive and now conveniently 
> storable (via K3B) as iso images.  These have played as Videos on 
> FE/BE systems, but I now have a firestick 4K as a remote frontend, and 
> on that they don't play.  I think it's not a firestick-specific problem.
> I think the problem could be in the SG addressing.  On my main box the 
> log shows "DVDRB: Opened DVD device at myth://Videos@hpbox/whatever.iso"
> where hpbox is the (boring) 'Master Backend Name' from mythtv-setup.
> The firestick log shows that it is using the same form; but it doesn't 
> work.  It was set up to use the Primary IP Address 
> (192.168.1.something) and the 'name' option seemed not to work there.
> Any insights?
> Thanks,
> John P
> _______________________________________________

I have never used mytharchive or iso images.

Does it work on a Linux remote front end?


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