[mythtv-users] Experimental Android TV "leanback" MythTV frontend
jfabernathy at gmail.com
Fri Aug 30 11:35:56 UTC 2019
On 8/30/19 7:29 AM, John Pilkington wrote:
> On 30/08/2019 12:11, James Abernathy wrote:
>> On 8/21/19 3:17 PM, Peter Bennett wrote:
>>> I am developing a pure android application for Android TV devices
>>> called android-MythTV-Leanfront.
>>> It uses the android TV leanback user interface as used by other apps
>>> such as youtube, prime video, etc. to play MythTV recordings.
>>> It supports 4K resolution video at 50 fps and voice search, which
>>> are not working on mythfrontend for android. Also it supports
>>> surround sound.
>>> It does not yet support many of the important features of
>>> Mythfrontend, and some features it may never support.
>>> See https://github.com/bennettpeter/android-MythTV-Leanfront for
>>> more details
>> I just noticed that besides using git and android studio to build the
>> app leanfront, there is a apk for it at:
>> Can I assume they are at the same level of development??
>> Jim A
> I can't give an authoritative answer to that, but you have reported
> having a working system while several people have had difficulties with
Well this morning I tried both and both work fine for me in my Shield
TV. Both say v 1.3. I have not tested the apk version, but it loads and
Every few days I do a git pull on the source version and it rebuilds
okay and I have redeployed to my Shield but the version number has not
changed. There are always changes that the git pull shows.
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