MediaMVP VDR Plugin
The software supplied by Hauppauge only runs on Windows, and only a few
specific versions of windows at that. Since I don't have a dedicated
windows machine and the supplied server doesn't support streaming media
from a DVB card it was time to crack out ethereal and do some
experimentation. The server on this page is the result of my
The standalone server which you can download below should work with
any pvr system that presents data in PES format over http. I'm working
on vdr integration since that's the system I run, but if anyone else
to work on integration with other systems then please feel free!
The server interface is based on that of VDR and as such should be
familar to users of that piece of software.
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An NSLU2 build is available via unslung.
My slug is now disc-less so I can no longer test builds.
- 0.0.1 First
attempt at server for vdr - supports live tv/radio using streamdev
plugin. Needs libevent!
Supports scrolling menus and testing of settings
Supports saving of settings and better channel switching - don't use
this release - the GUI port is set up incorrectly for dongle.bin <
- 0.0.4 Can use
test settings. Chan+/- now work in LiveTV mode. Support added for older
- 0.0.5 Support
for playing static mp3 files. Fixed transposed Vol+/Vol- keys
- 0.0.6 Support
for playing mp3 directories and paging through menus.
- 0.0.7 Support for playing
static mpeg files (but not vdr recordings)
- 0.0.8 No functionality
changes - split into an application and a library, mediamvp.conf has
changed, but no other config files have
- 0.0.9 Improved library API.
Can also be built into a VDR plugin
- 0.0.10 VDR plugin now
obtains data directly from vdr core (no streamdev), displays simple
- 0.0.11 (25/2/2004) Supports
latest dongle.bin files. Removes dependency on libdvbmpeg. Playlist
support + more
- 0.1.1 (15/5/2004) Far too
many new features, just use it! Hmmm, looks like I messed up the Makefile try that one which should work a bit
- 0.1.2 (23/5/2004) Finally!
Support for vdr beyond 1.3.4!
- 0.1.4 (13/10/2004) Hopefully
a few bug fixes
- 0.1.5 (24/10/2004) Patch
release, support for vdr 1.3.13
- 0.1.6 (23/4/2005) Fixes for
vdr compaibility and some ui tweaks
CVS is located at sourceforge. The project is named vdr-mediamvp.
The current released
server is under the module "mediamvp".
28-May-2006 Contact dom /at/
suborbital /dot/ org /dot/ uk