[mythtv-users] Replacement for mythFE getscreenshot api in v34

Jay Harbeston jharbestonus at gmail.com
Tue Dec 19 14:39:41 UTC 2023

> Jay,
> I know of 2 APIs for taking a screenshot of the currently displayed frontend screen
> Method 1:
> API of MythFE aka MythFEXML: GetScreenShot API:
> "http://<fe-hosname>:<upnpport>/MythFE/GetScreenShot "
> This returns a file object, thus can be executed in a browser with
> The mythFE API is registered to the upnp html server.

> I just tested this on current master (v34-pre) and this works in a web-browser
> http://<fe-hosname>:6551/MythFE/GetScreenShot   

This does what I was looking for, Thank you for the tip!


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