[mythtv-users] XBMC questions
bill at bbqninja.com
Tue Oct 27 22:45:49 UTC 2009
On Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 5:40 AM, david <david at functionalchaos.net> wrote:
>> There's also the external MythBox script for XBMC
>> (http://code.google.com/p/mythbox/) but that's still not really a
>> product. As I said a few days ago I'm holding out for the work going on
>> make XBMC a universal frontend:
>> I too use XBMC for everything except recordings (and when I want to keep
>> recording long term, I cut out the adverts and move the file to XBMC).
>> Again, like others I would prefer a solution with only one GUI but for
>> the sticking point is music. So long as MythMusic retains it's current
>> interface, Myth will not be that GUI. It seems to me that MythMusic is
>> where I want 'gedit'.
> That's funny, I would always prefer vi to gedit. Probably why I prefer
> mythtv over XBMC. I understand peoples comments about UI differences, but
> I saw the improvements coming with myth 0.22 and beyond and was not
> concerned. The functionality of myth for me is so much better. It is
> great though, how we call can get things the way we want with open source
Not just UI, but usability. Everything in mythtv is quite usable
except for mythmusic. I haven't tried it in .22, but if's a reskin
and not a rethink then it will likely still be the case.
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