[mythtv] Wii frontend

Anthony Giggins seven at seven.dorksville.net
Sat Jun 15 14:22:13 UTC 2013


On 15 June 2013 00:48, MythTV Dev Tikinou <mythtv-dev at tikinou.com> wrote:

> You may want to look at using the services api to implement it, I do not
> know what language you use but the services api is pretty good for most
> tasks (list recordings etc)
> On Jun 14, 2013 10:33 AM, "Joel Sjögren" <joelsjogren.wii at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hello, I'm investigating the possibility of running a mythtv frontend on
>> the nintendo wii. It already has an app (wiimc) that can stream video <720p
>> over the network, so I'm figuring it's technically possible: the hardware
>> is sufficient.
>>
>> At the moment I'll be trying to implement the frontend within wiimc. That
>> way I can immediately focus on the mythtv part: communicating with the
>> backend and opening a stream. I have downloaded, successfully compiled and
>> set up both mythtv and wiimc, so I'm ready to begin to work.
>>
>> My previous experience with mythtv (and wiimc for that matter) is as an
>> end user, and I haven't got lots of experience working with big projects
>> like this one. I do however have the time to learn. Where do you think I
>> should begin? I've been trying to navigate the source files, but they are
>> so many ;) I've also just heard about xbmc's support for mythtv (while
>> reading about mythtv for the xbox), so I'm going to see how they've gone
>> about it.
>>
>> Joel
>>
>>
>>
Perhaps one of the web based frontends will work?

https://github.com/MythTV-Clients/MythExpress

or

http://www.mobilemyth.net/

Cheers,

Anthony
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