[mythtv-users] Controlling TV via Myth
Joseph A. Caputo
jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Tue Feb 21 18:44:15 UTC 2006
On Monday 20 February 2006 14:21, yan seiner wrote:
> >Not sure about calling a script before going into live tv but ISTR
> > that all the frontend screens are editable so you might be able to
> > edit the option to call an external script that sets it then calls
> > the watch live tv option.
> I looked in the menus (the xml files) and all I found was some
> references to what I assumed were internal tags....
> What parses the xml menus? And where would I include the call to my
To call an external script/application, use the EXEC command in the
<action> tag, like so:
<action>EXEC /command/to/execute --maybe-with-options</action>
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