[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv/master commit: 59f88dd88 by Robert McNamara (rmcnamara)
mythtv at theblains.net
Thu Apr 7 02:42:01 UTC 2011
> API: Add a SendMessage method to the Myth service.
> More or less exactly approximates the functionality of the mythmessage
> program, but is not usable from a browser, scriptable, callable from JSON,
> etc. Causes a message to appear on all frontends, or on a single
> http://BackendServerIP:6544/Myth/SendMessage?Message=Here is some
> message text&Address=192.168.0.5&udpPort=6948
> Address and udpPort arguments are both optional. They default to
> 255.255.255.255 (all connected frontends) and 6948, respectively. So send
> message to all frontends at once, quickly:
> http://BackendServerIP:6544/Myth/SendMessage?Message=The system is
> going down!
Since this call technically sets/sends a value, I think it would be better
if it was limited to POST calls only.
Just my $0.02...
More information about the mythtv-dev