get_iplayer stopped working in MythTV 0.24
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Mon Jun 25 12:34:49 EDT 2012
On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 10:23 AM, dinkypumpkin <dinkypumpkin at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 25/06/2012 16:56, JCA wrote:
>> Thanks for your very useful reply. Unfortunately, things are still not
>> working. Here is what I am getting when using the patched version
> The clue is here:
>> Cache fill: 0.00% (0 bytes) ERROR: Closing connection:
> For whatever reason, sometimes one or the other of the BBC CDNs (Limelight
> in this case) won't serve a stream. Unlike when it's recording a live tv
> stream, get_iplayer can't roll over to another CDN when rtmpdump is
> streaming output (to mplayer in this case) and fails due to server error.
> You can try to direct get_iplayer to the single (working) CDN by adding a
> numeral to your mode values, e.g.:
> It may take a few attempts, and you may need to flip the 2s to 1s. The
> numerals are not fixed to a specific CDN since the streams may be presented
> to get_iplayer in a different order at different times.
The --modes line that you posted worked fine for me. Thanks very much.
> PS: please don't top post
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