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*[http://mpc-hc.sourceforge.net/ Media Player Classic Homecinema] used with [[mythrename.pl]] and samba
 
*[http://mpc-hc.sourceforge.net/ Media Player Classic Homecinema] used with [[mythrename.pl]] and samba
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example samba share '''/etc/samba/smb.conf'''
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[tvrecordings]
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        comment = mythtv tv recordings
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        path = /video/tvrec
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ensure world has read access to files
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  chown +r /video/tvrec
  
  
 
[[Category:Windows]]
 
[[Category:Windows]]

Revision as of 22:04, 22 January 2009

Introduction

Once MythTV has been setup there are a few options to allow playback of TV recordings from the Windows platform.

Options

Play_Recordings_On_Windows_From_MythWeb using the experimental flashplayer feature

  • MythTv Player - MythTv Player is a free and simple Myth client and player for Windows.
  • XBMC Xbox media center is now available on windows, and can play recordings and live tv.

The following require Samba shares setup to view recordings

  • Tapeworm - TapeWorm is a "parasitic" Windows front end for MythTV
note tapeworm doesn't work with multiple Storage pools and project is not active anymore

example samba share /etc/samba/smb.conf

[tvrecordings]
       comment = mythtv tv recordings
       path = /video/tvrec

ensure world has read access to files

 chown +r /video/tvrec