[mythtv-users] sms/email interface
myth at dermanouelian.com
Fri Nov 21 20:20:40 UTC 2008
> On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 11:09 PM, Christopher X. Candreva
> <chris at westnet.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, 20 Nov 2008, MailingListJ wrote:
>>> does anybody have any ideas for an sms interface for mythtv. Or an
>>> email interface, any interface which doesn't involve web
>>> traffic..... or
>>> at least a way that i can get involved and write one to contribute?
>> I was just thinking about that. I've written some AIM bots in the
>> past, and
>> was thinking about an AIM and/or Jabber (Google talk etc) bot that
>> would let
>> me talk to my Myth machine. I had gotten as far as looking at the
>> interface, but hadn't actually come up with what I wanted to do
>> with it.
>> I suppose one might want to ask for status info (like the Status
>> screen of
>> Mythweb), and possibly receive asynchronous notifications, such as
>> IMs when
>> recordings or jobs start/stop.
Have you seen mythmail in the contrib directory? I use a modified
version of it to mail me error messages from the log files. It may be
a good starting point.
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