[mythtv-users] remote control a mythtv box

Juergen Sachs juergen-sachs at gmx.de
Sun Mar 20 10:49:55 UTC 2005


Am Samstag, den 19.03.2005, 12:59 -0800 schrieb MagicITX:
That's what I am looking for :-)

Thanks a lot...

Juergen
> We're doing this.  We have a patch to MythWeb to give it a "remote
> control" and a Pocket PC java application that does the same thing.  I
> personally use a wireless Pocket PC to control my MythTV.  Basically
> it does an http post to a server-side application that sends key
> strokes to the running mythfrontend instance.  You can find it at
> www.magicitx.com
> 
> 
> On Sat, 19 Mar 2005 17:26:56 +0100, Juergen Sachs <juergen-sachs at gmx.de> wrote:
> > Am Samstag, den 19.03.2005, 09:10 -0500 schrieb Khanh Tran:
> > Yes,
> > this was the first thing I thought about.
> > I give it a quick try, but I only found docs, how to receive information
> > that a key is pressed on the server (where the lird is running). But I
> > do not found any notes what I have to send, so the lircd thinks a remote
> > control is used. At least not on the lircd site and using a quick search
> > on google.
> > So it was no problem to control my living room from my server, but this
> > was the wrong direction :-)
> > 
> > If someone has this docs, I will be happy to receive a hint were to get
> > them.
> > 
> > Juergen
> > 
> > > how about lirc over IP?
> > >
> > > --Khanh
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
> > > [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Juergen Sachs
> > > Sent: Saturday, March 19, 2005 9:02 AM
> > > To: Discussion about mythtv
> > > Subject: [mythtv-users] remote control a mythtv box
> > >
> > > Hi group,
> > >
> > > I want to controll my mythtv box remotly over ethernet.
> > > Is there a "protocoll" to controll a mythtv box remotly using a tcp or
> > > udp connection from an other system.
> > >
> > > My mythtv box is placed in an other room, and I want to controll it from
> > > my controll system already present in the living room. The only possible
> > > connection is an existing ethernet connection.
> > >
> > > Maybe there is a way to "simulate" keypresses ? Or even better a remote
> > > controll protocoll to say play the currently selected item, go up in the
> > > menu and so on.
> > >
> > > Hope someone here has a good tip for me.
> > >
> > > Juergen
> > >
> > > --
> > > Juergen Sachs <juergen-sachs at gmx.de>
> > >
> > >
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> > Juergen Sachs <juergen at linuxserver.loc.mobacomp.de>
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> > Juergen Sachs <juergen-sachs at gmx.de>
> > 
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Juergen Sachs <juergen-sachs at gmx.de>



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