[mythtv-users] Is mythfrontend's AirPlay support supposed to be audio-only or audio-and-video?
scott-sender-2f809c at alfter.us
Fri May 4 21:43:36 UTC 2012
On 5/4/2012 10:12, Michael wrote:
> On 05/04/2012 09:19 AM, Scott Alfter wrote:
>> So far, I've tried sending audio and video from my iPhone 4. I also have an
>> iPad available for testing, but haven't tried sending from it. (Both devices
>> are jailbroken and running iOS 5.0.1.) When it's on WiFi at home, the output
>> selector shows up and allows selecting the frontend as an output device.
>> Audio works great, but video isn't getting sent.
> Video is working for me. I have streamed a movie and youtube works as well. If
> the MYTH_AIRPLAY variable is in the environment for the frontend, you should
> see TWO Airplay devices from your frontend. If you don't, then it is likely
> the variable isn't be found by the frontend correctly.
I'm only getting one device for the frontend, with a speaker icon next to
it...an indicator of an audio-only device?
Is it MYTH_AIRPLAY or MYTHTV_AIRPLAY? I have MYTHTV_AIRPLAY exported in
/etc/local.d/mythfrontend.start (a script called by /etc/init.d/local that
starts X, which then starts ratpoison, which then starts mythfrontend).
mythtv/programs/mythfrontend/main.cpp includes a call to getenv() that looks
I could try setting it again in .ratpoisonrc, right before mythfrontend is
exec'd...maybe that will make a difference.
scott at alfter.us
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