[mythtv-users] Playing image(.iso) file in Mythvideo
nick at rout.co.nz
Thu Jul 7 15:48:54 EDT 2005
On Thu, 2005-07-07 at 11:04 -0500, Neil wrote:
> Hi Daniel,
> I'll try your xine settings tonight.
> Last night, I tried to change mplayer settings in mythtv settings table. I
> created a matrix.iso file of Matrix Revolution. I placed the matrix.iso in
> /video/dvd. I went to mythvideo and saw a matrix yellow folder. :) However,
> when I clicked it, I saw a small rectangle with droplets on the left and
> some info on the right. IIRC, runtime was 0, year was a question mark, and
> so on. I clicked it again and saw the text "Loading ..." but it went away so
> quickly. It never got played.
try running the command from the command line.
this time you will want to ssh in but have the X showing on the mythbox,
not the machine you are logging in from:
xine (etc, the rest as per command line given by Daniel)
observe what happens and either fix the error or post back :-)
> Any ideas what I am missing?
> Daniel Segel writes:
> > My messages to the list keep getting bounced, so I'm sending this to you
> > directly.
> > This is what I use:
> > db: mythconverg
> > table: settings
> > UPDATE `settings` SET `data` = '/usr/bin/xine -pfhq -V xshm --no-splash
> > dvd:/%s' WHERE `value` = 'VideoDefaultPlayer' AND `hostname` = 'mythtv'
> > LIMIT 1 ;
> > My mythtv box hostname is 'mythtv' in this case.
> > Daniel
> > Neil wrote:
> >> Can you please tell me what table/field/parameter I should be modifying
> >> in sql in order for me to play .iso file via mplayer or xine? The reason
> >> I'm modifying it in the database is because, I don't have a keyboard in
> >> my mythbox. Also, can you guys please paste what parameters xine or
> >> mplayer should have in order to play .iso files?
> >> Thanks in advance!
> >> Neil
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Nick Rout <nick at rout.co.nz>
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