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by bdbauer
Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: I miss last channel button ...
Replies: 33
Views: 1744

Re: I miss last channel button ...

I would love a double-play-press to be last channel, too!
by bdbauer
Sun Mar 03, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Cheapest option to broadcast live TV outside home
Replies: 11
Views: 922

Re: Cheapest option to broadcast live TV outside home

Which version is the last one that works for free?
embyserver-win-x64-3.5.3.0 as far as I know. You should be able to find it with an internet search.
by bdbauer
Fri Mar 01, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Cheapest option to broadcast live TV outside home
Replies: 11
Views: 922

Re: Cheapest option to broadcast live TV outside home

FYI, Emby stopped supporting live TV in their free offering a few months ago. I found an old version and disabled auto-update so I could get live channels should I ever need them (though I virtually never use it). Unless you have an HDHomeRun Extend, you'll need something powerful enough to transcod...
by bdbauer
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: List of all network port numbers needed to view TV?
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Re: List of all network port numbers needed to view TV?

If your router does UDP broadcast forwarding, you might be able to forward the discover packets to your HDHR. Otherwise you could give them the direct URL to your channel lineup (http://x.x.x.x/lineup.html), and they'll have to figure out how to make use of the individual URLs of the stations. I can...
by bdbauer
Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: Guide not keeping up to date - going stagnant
Replies: 1
Views: 143

Re: Guide not keeping up to date - going stagnant

I used to have that happen a few times (months ago) when I left it playing for an extended time (like overnight). Now we usually at least back out to the recording menu so it isn't using the disk 24x7 anyway.
by bdbauer
Tue Feb 12, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Development Support
Topic: Python & Windows scripts for HDHR DVR recordings
Replies: 11
Views: 1414

Re: Python & Windows scripts for HDHR DVR recordings

I tried running the Tasks.exe and pipe the content to >Tasks.txt and I get the following error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "tasks", line 107, in <module> NameError: name 'exit' is not defined [3604] Failed to execute script tasks I'll try to replicate that - it is the part where it tel...
by bdbauer
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Development Support
Topic: HDHRUtil utilities - A few useful (python3) scripts for those using the HDHR ecosystem
Replies: 27
Views: 3263

Re: HDHRUtil utilities - A few useful (python3) scripts for those using the HDHR ecosystem

curl http://127.0.0.1:4999/recorded_files.json curl: (7) Failed to connect to 127.0.0.1 port 4999: Connection refused That didn't work on my Shield, either - basically it's telling you that port 4999 is wrong. I went to my.hdhomerun.com (on my PC) and clicked on "HDHomeRun Record" - it sent me to p...
by bdbauer
Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Development Support
Topic: HDHRUtil utilities - A few useful (python3) scripts for those using the HDHR ecosystem
Replies: 27
Views: 3263

Re: HDHRUtil utilities - A few useful (python3) scripts for those using the HDHR ecosystem

all i need is the sekrit incantation to program hdhr...so where's the api? The API is described here: https://github.com/Silicondust/documentation/wiki/DVR-Recording-Rules I wrote some simple Python 2 scripts to do that sort of thing here that you can use as examples: https://github.com/blainebauer...
by bdbauer
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: Some of us are actually happy
Replies: 20
Views: 2105

Re: Some of us are actually happy

We're mostly happy with it. The DVR works OK. We just use a few channels on OTA so the lack of a grid doesn't bother us much.

All product forums are mostly full of complaints; people don't generally post when things are well.
by bdbauer
Mon Sep 03, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Development Support
Topic: Python & Windows scripts for HDHR DVR recordings
Replies: 11
Views: 1414

Python & Windows scripts for HDHR DVR recordings

I've put together a few small Python scripts to play with the HDHR DVR API. These allow you to do most things via command line. *WARNING* - some of these scripts can add or delete recordings. While I've never had any accidental deletions, I do not guarantee you won't (though if you start with the "t...
by bdbauer
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: Grid Guide
Replies: 140
Views: 19050

Re: Grid Guide

It's certainly not the most convenient thing, but TitanTV provides a good grid guide and you can configure favorites. It can show what is on a specific channel for three days at a time. It just isn't connected to the DVR at all, so if you find something you want to record you'll have to go to HDHR a...
by bdbauer
Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Channels Apps Are Now Free for DVR Subscribers
Replies: 45
Views: 4935

Re: Channels Apps Are Now Free for DVR Subscribers

Can I stop paying the $8 month to channels and pay the $30 year to HDHomerun DVR and still use channels DVR?
No, but Channels has an annual rate so you can save a little money with an $80/year rate.
by bdbauer
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Development Support
Topic: HDHRUtil utilities - A few useful (python3) scripts for those using the HDHR ecosystem
Replies: 27
Views: 3263

Re: HDHRUtil utilities - A few useful (python3) scripts for those using the HDHR ecosystem

Thanks for this - I've been thinking of writing a small perl or python script to add a DVR recording from TitanTV - basically a small Windows program associated with .tvpi files that will add the recording to the HDHR DVR. This allows adding a recording via the TitanTV grid. The code you have for di...
by bdbauer
Sat Aug 18, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Channels Apps Are Now Free for DVR Subscribers
Replies: 45
Views: 4935

Re: Channels Apps Are Now Free for DVR Subscribers

This is a great feature - I made some mistakes when trying the Channels app and ended up paying $25 for it even though I don't use it. It doesn't really bother me that much; I'm supporting a great developer and maybe that's putting pressure on SD to build a better UI.
by bdbauer
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: HDHR Android app - live TV A/V sync issues
Replies: 54
Views: 6221

Re: HDHR Android app - live TV A/V sync issues

I'm also seeing this from time to time, using a Shield & Connect that I bought new about two months ago. I also have the surround sound disabled since it was sometimes resulting in no audio (on multiple apps). Sometimes I notice a momentary freeze in the picture then the sync is off. Restarting the ...

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