[mythtv] Recorder & Output plugins.
ke-aa at frisurf.no
Fri Jan 30 11:46:15 EST 2004
James L. Reese wrote:
> On Fri, 30 Jan 2004 01:20:46 -0500Isaac Richards wrote:
> > On Thursday 29 January 2004 08:29 pm, Kenneth Aafl°y wrote:
> > > [About plugins]
> > > So my question is, is this something that would be
> > > accepted into cvs?
> > Had this discussion with someone else a few months ago -- I
> > don't really see the point to making them plugins. All it
> > really adds is extra code to debug.
> > Is there a benefit that I'm missing?
> > Isaac
> It would sure make it easier for those of us trying to
> interface to mythtv with hardware devices like the Hauppauge
> MediaMVP that require something besides X and XV to display things.
> For example, the mediamvp needs to stream the mpeg file down
> a TCP channel but uses a different method for the on-screen
> display. Having things in plugin form so they could be
> "switched out" at will would be nice.
> Otherwise patching the code will be necessary to support
> these devices.
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