[mythtv-users] Streaming Radio - Native Support

Matt skd5aner at gmail.com
Tue Jun 26 22:14:43 UTC 2007


On 6/26/07, Matt Rude <mythtv at mattrude.com> wrote:
> Matt wrote:
> > On 6/26/07, Eric Jorgensen <alhaz at xmission.com> wrote:
> >
> >> On Tue, 26 Jun 2007 17:35:28 -0400
> >> Matt <skd5aner at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>
> >>> Quick question... I understand that the devs have their reasons, and
> >>> I'm OK with that.  Just curious if anyone can speak to why their isn't
> >>> any native support for streaming radio (and maybe TV) in mythmusic.  I
> >>> know mythstream is an unofficial plugin, but it doesn't appear to be
> >>> actively developed anymore (or very little at least).
> >>>
> >>
> >>   iirc, because everybody hates mythmusic, and nobody cares enough to
> >> replace it.
> >>
> >
> >
> > haha, fair enough... but use what you got I suppose?  I've started to
> > use mythmusic a lot more than I used to.  Although the interface is
> > fairly terrible (IMHO), the functionality it provides is fairly good
> > and I do like several of the improvements that the devs have put into
> > SVN over the past 6 months of so.
> >
> > On another note: I did find the other patch I was referring to.  I
> > knew it was one of the devs, just forgot it was eskil and where it
> > was: http://eskil.org/mythtv/
> >
> > Anyway, maybe Eskil can talk about the future of the patch.
> >
> > I do kind of like the way the screenshots look in the mythstream
> > plugin as well.  It's not a necessarily a bad solution either:
> > http://home.kabelfoon.nl/~moongies/streamtuned.html
> > In addition, this plugin handles streaming TV.  I know there's an IPTV
> > tuner available as well for TV, but I'm not sure how it handles
> > streaming channels, etc.
> >
> > Thanks!
> > Matt
> >
> >
> MythStream works fine with the current SVN head (i'm playing mpr.org as
> I type from it)
>
> -Matt
>

Yup, I appear to be wrong in the "active development" statement in
regards to mythstream.

Thanks!
Matt


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