[vdr] XBMC + VDR 1.7.0

Lars Olsson baronen4711 at gmail.com
Fri Dec 12 22:16:36 CET 2008


2008/12/12 Magnus Hörlin <magnus at alefors.se>

> > >
> > > That's what I have done. I've written a little script which is called
> > > from the XBMC scripts section. It basicly starts vdr-sxfe and kills
> > > xbmc. After exiting vdr-sxfe xbmc is started again. VDR is running in
> > > the background connected with my server in the basement through
> > > streamdev. This solution works very good for me.
> >
> > In the video, it looks like the the user is using a main menu entry,
> > that why I wondered, because the XBMC VDR plugin does not seem to
> > support OSD transmission.
> >
> > Joerg
> >
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> I see no reason to use xbmc as vdr frontend. Personally I use lirc/irexec
> to
> switch between vdr-sxfe and xbmc. The "DVD Player" button switches to xbmc,
> and "Live TV" or "Recorded TV" for vdr-sxfe. As for startup times, my
> clients use 28-30W and have no fans or hdd's so I have them on 24/7. At
> least during Swedish winter a have use for them anyway...
> /Magnus H
>
>
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Are there any guides on how to set up a enviorment like this?

regards,
lars
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