[mythtv] xbmc as FE (Was Re: Live-TV Stutter Patch 0.25 Backport)

Kenni Lund kenni at kelu.dk
Fri Nov 9 09:55:42 UTC 2012

2012/11/9 Greg G. <dargllun at googlemail.com>:
> On 08.11.2012 22:20, Max Wolkinger wrote:
>> I was able to semi-fix it by switching to XBMC 12 beta with mythtv PVR
>> addon as a frontend, which works really great - so the mythtv backend
>> seems to behave ok, the issue is with the frontend. Oh and I also got
>> VAAPI working, which somehow never seemed to work with myth.
> Interesting. Mabye I need to test this again. About 9 month ago I tried
> XBMC eden with all available PVR addons and all available backends
> (myth, tvheadend, vdr) and found neither combination satisfying. The
> eyecandy is brilliant for sure, but after all efforts I crawled back to
> myth FE/BE simply because it's the most fluent workflow when the main
> use case is the PVR, and because it has less clicks on the remote to do
> X, X being almost anything.
> Having said that I must admit that about a month ago I have ditched
> mythmusic for good in favor of squeezecenter running on my NAS and
> squeezeplay next to the myth FE.

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