[mythtv-users] Native Linux games on MythTV
Joseph A. Caputo
jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Wed Apr 14 13:08:15 EDT 2004
On Wednesday 14 April 2004 10:50, Paul W. Smith wrote:
> I've reworked the config files a bit and managed to change the
> Mythgame item so that it plays Frozen-Bubble instead of xmame. This
> game works really well with my standard Hauppauge remote, so it's a
> natural fit. I can post my config files if anybody wants them...
> Has anyone else played around with doing this? As easy as it is to
> modify the MythTV XML menus, I don't see any reason why you can't
> have a whole section of Linux-native games available to play. If I
> can ever get my OpenGL working properly on this M10000 MB, Chromium
> B.S.U. would be another good one!
No need to modify the menus... MythGame has support for native games.
Just set up the ~/.mythtv/games.xml file. Here's one for TuxRacer:
This will cause "Tux Racer" to show up in MythGame under the "PC"
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