[mythtv-users] IPTV and FreeBox

Nick Rout nick at rout.co.nz
Wed Oct 31 02:44:11 UTC 2007


On Wed, October 31, 2007 1:24 pm, Simon Posnjak wrote:
> Hi all!
>
> I have some problems setting up mythtv with IPTV. I am using freebox
> as capture card and I managed to upload the playlist, but when I
> choose to watch TV mythtv says that it can not tune into the channel.
> (I can watch the channel with vlc)
>
> I found this in backend log:
>
> 2007-10-31 00:49:56.706 FBChan(2): Loaded 7 channels from
> http://127.0.0.1/tv.m3u
> 2007-10-31 00:49:56.749 RTSPData:Failed to get a SDP description from
> URL: udp://239.255.0.1:5002 URL is not of the form "rtsp://"
> 2007-10-31 00:50:02.053 TVRec(2): Changing from WatchingLiveTV to None
> 2
>
> What could be the problem?
>
> I am using mythbuntu 7.10 (mythtv 0.20.2):
>
> $ mythfrontend --version
> Library API version     : 0.20.20070821-1
> Source code version     : 14283
> SVN Branch              : branches/release-0-20-fixes
> Options compiled in:
>  linux profile using_xvmcw using_v4l using_oss using_alsa using_arts
> using_jack using_ivtv using_firewire using_dbox2 using_hdhr
> using_ip_rec using_freebox using_live using_lirc using_joystick_menu
> using_dvb using_x11 using_xv using_xrandr using_xvmc using_xvmc_vld
> using_opengl_vsync using_opengl using_frontend using_backend
> using_bindings_perl
>
> The playlist:
>
> #EXTM3U
> #EXTINF:0,1 - RTV SLO 1
> udp://239.255.0.1:5002
> #EXTINF:0,2 - RTV SLO 2
> udp://239.255.0.2:5002
> #EXTINF:0,3 - Kanal A
> udp://239.255.0.51:5002
> #EXTINF:0,4 - Pop TV
> udp://239.255.0.52:5002
> #EXTINF:0,5 - HRT1
> udp://239.255.0.40:5002
> #EXTINF:0,6 - HRT2
> udp://239.255.0.63:5002
> #EXTINF:0,7 - ZDF
> udp://239.255.0.5:5002
>
> Regards Simon

As I understand it the Freebox tuner is only able to cope with RTSP
streams, and if you want UDP you will have to upgrade to trunk, which
should be easy enough (although irreversible and potentially unstable) -
http://www.mythbuntu.org/auto-builds

The IPTV stuff is in trunk.

-- 
Nick Rout



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