[mythtv-users] Using Webfrontend to play recording

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Tue Nov 24 10:53:32 UTC 2020

On 19/11/2020 01:50, Bob Long wrote:
> Hello,
> Fresh installation of Linux Mint 20, MATE, 64 bit; MythTV fixes/31 
> (v31.0-v31.0) as combined backend and frontend. All that seems to work.
> So, with Firefox, trying Webfrontend|TV|Recordings; for a recording: 
> Watch|Play in browser results in "No video with supported format..." and 
> an instruction to install JW Player.
> Going to Menu|3rd-Party Software|JW Player and clicking on the button 
> "Install JW Player" results in "501 not implemented."
> My searching has not resulted in a solution.
> So is this process meant to work? If so, is there a fix? Or is there 
> another way of viewing via a browser?

It's pretty crap tbh.

We are working on rewriting all of this in master (for v32)


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