Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#9068 closed defect (Fixed)

MythNews fails playing YouTube channels - 404 with HTTP redirections

Reported by: adb@… Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone: unknown
Component: Plugin - MythNews Version: Unspecified
Severity: medium Keywords: mythnews youtube
Cc: Ticket locked: no

Description

When opening video files from YouTube? channels (http://youtube.com/rss/global/top_viewed_today.rss) in MythNews?, the download progress dialog is displayed and then closed, however the video is not played.

/var/log/mythtv/mythfrontend.log shows: 2010-10-07 20:34:47.176 Maximum redirections reached for url: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeA1pIZe88A 2010-10-07 20:34:49.241 TV: Attempting to change from None to WatchingVideo? 2010-10-07 20:34:50.369 RingBuf?(/home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile): Waited 1.0 seconds for data to become available... 2010-10-07 20:34:51.369 RingBuf?(/home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile): Waited 2.0 seconds for data to become available... 2010-10-07 20:34:51.709 RingBuf?(/home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile) Warning: Peek() requested 16384 bytes, but only returning 14231 2010-10-07 20:34:51.709 NVP::OpenFile?(): Error, couldn't read file: /home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile

andrew@tedman:/var/log/mythtv$ ls /home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile /home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile

andrew@tedman:/var/log/mythtv$ ls -la /home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfi> -rw-r--r-- 1 andrew andrew 14231 2010-10-07 20:34 /home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile

andrew@tedman:/var/log/mythtv$ file /home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile /home/andrew/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile: gzip compressed data, last modified: Thu Oct 7 20:34:48 2010, max compression

Version is 0-23 fixes (revision 26437)

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by robertm

Resolution: Fixed
Status: newclosed

(In [26692]) Remove YouTube? category from MythNews?, these links no longer exist. If you want to watch Youtube in Myth, MythNetvision? may be the better choice now as it offers searching as well as tree views of content generated by the API. Fixes #9068.

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