MythTV DVD Jukebox question

Scott Paul Robertson spr at
Mon Nov 7 14:56:53 MST 2005

On Mon, Nov 07, 2005 at 02:29:12PM -0700, Brandon Beattie wrote:
> If all you'll be doing is playing DVD's I believe it's a better choice
> to use a good dvd player.  Reasons include having a dedicated clock for
> reading and displaying video frames, having better optimized [color, 
> contrast, brightness, and gamma] Xine requires a mouse to navigate dvd
> menu's (Quite annoying).  Video is smoother on a good dvd player than a
> from a PC.  You don't have to teach anyone how to use it.

Actually, xine can use keyboard for menu navigation. I believe it is
hard coded to the arrow keys (can't find any option for it in
.xine/keymap). Works really well for me and our apartment's myth box.

Scott Paul Robertson
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