[mythtv-users] Another Idea for Myth
Joseph A. Caputo
jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Wed Jan 28 12:56:52 EST 2004
On Wednesday 28 January 2004 11:10, Craig Meyer wrote:
> > Andrew Hogue wrote:
> >>I just thought of something that might be cool for MythTV. A nice
> >>interface for Recipes. I was thinking of putting a MythFrontend
> >> box in the kitchen with an LCD screen and a few pushbuttons for
> >> navigation and being able to view recipes would be ideal...
> >>What do you think?
> >>-- Andrew
> > Definately a winner - I could schedule what my wife cooks from the
> > couch then :)
> Actually I had already planned on doing a lame version of that for my
> wife as is. I was going to put a Directory in MythGallery for
> recipies and convert her stuff into jpeg images. I would really love
> to be able to impiment this the right way though. I wonder if a
> developer is out there who would take on this project? It should
> actually be very easy, but probably not one of the cooler projects.
I have always wanted a decent recipe program. What seems to be missing
is a standard file format for recipes. It would be nice if recipes you
got off the web or on a CD were in some kind of easily parseable format
(XML?) rather than arbitrarily formatted text/html/rtf/pdf/etc.
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