[mythtv-users] Android frontend for FireTv cube 4k?
johnpilk222 at gmail.com
Sat Feb 2 23:55:35 UTC 2019
On 02/02/2019 22:19, John Lundell wrote:
> I tried installing the android mythtv frontend from the mythtv wiki
> Android page on an Amazon FireTV cube 4k but it does not work. The
> installation of the app went well (I used the 32bit 20190124 version)
> but when I launch the app, the screen displays the MythTV logo for a
> second and then goes black and nothing else happens.
> Is there anything I can do to make this work? Looking at the amazon page
> for the device, it uses a different gpu than the firestick4k (Mali450
> mp3 for the cube vs a IMG GE8300 for the stick) so maybe this will not work.
> Any suggestion for things to try would be appreciated, thanks,
You might find the adb logging facility useful. see 'adb --help' and
this link from Peter. I suppose there perhaps should be some kind of
health warning here...
> As long as you have developer mode set on your android/fire device and adb on your computer, run this to see the mythfrontend log:
> adb connect <device-name-or-ip-address>
> adb logcat mfe:D *:S |& tee /tmp/android.log
> This displays it on the screen and simultaneously logs it to /tmp/android.log
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