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Forum: SageTV Clients Development 06-01-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 684
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Posted By ojones
Wow - this makes sense (regrettably)! Seems like...

Wow - this makes sense (regrettably)! Seems like the best hope here (for seekable playback) is for remuxed push content run through the transcoder in a MKV wrapper. Pull content in a .ts/.ps isn't...
Forum: SageTV Clients Development 05-31-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 61,666
Posted By ojones
Stuckless - As usual you make a lot of sense! I...

Stuckless - As usual you make a lot of sense! I had forgotten about the ExoPlayer grumpiness with bad files. I had assumed OpenDCT would clean that up but maybe its only cleaned up well enough to...
Forum: SageTV Clients Development 05-31-2021, 09:43 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 61,666
Posted By ojones
Thanks Josh! The video stream is h264 in a...

Thanks Josh!

The video stream is h264 in a mpeg2 container. I've done a bit more testing and IF I switch to fixed transcoding playback works perfectly over LAN in the android client. Without...
Forum: SageTV Clients Development 05-30-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 61,666
Posted By ojones
Inability to FF / RW Recorded TV

Hi Josh & Everyone,

I am working to get the Miniclient functional on several nvidia shields and HiSense tv running google's andriod. Right now I am able to start a recorded stream from the client...
Forum: SageTV Software 11-30-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 722
Posted By ojones
Wayne - Thanks for posting this! I know this has...

Wayne - Thanks for posting this! I know this has come up in the past for other developers - EnterNoEscape - I think might have run into it (trying to obtain the full context for each client...
Forum: SageTV Linux 09-08-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,763
Posted By ojones
Best of luck with the desktop linux box! ...

Best of luck with the desktop linux box!

I've had version mis-match errors before (my clumsiness installing the wrong executable) but I can't remember what kind of errors that threw out. I'm...
Forum: SageTV Linux 09-08-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,763
Posted By ojones
OP - Assume you are not trying to run the...

OP - Assume you are not trying to run the client/placeshifter on the same machine (either VM or bare metal) as the docker instance is running? I'm not certain that is a supported scenario (IP/port...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 08-26-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 15,110
Posted By ojones
Transcoding Usability Improvements

Josh,

Major thanks for all of your improvements across the SageTV platform. I will be contributing to your Patreon account.

For several years I have managed to use the miniclient on Sony TVs...
Forum: SageTV EPG Service 03-01-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 15,870
Posted By ojones
Fun issue with schedules direct - looks like it...

Fun issue with schedules direct - looks like it is incompatible to use it for both SageTV and Microsoft Media Center (relevant for those of us using a direct cable card set-up for non CC1 and MCE...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 03-01-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
Full Quality - Viewing Over WAN

So far as I have been able to test this the best / only way to achieve "full quality" remote viewing is to set the trigger for full quality streaming vs transcoding at an artificially low value. ...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 10-31-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
Follow-up - in OpenDCT I am using the...

Follow-up - in OpenDCT I am using the ultrafast1080p setting.

While on the same bare metal VM host as my win2016 sagetv VM I keep OpenDCT in a separate UBUNTU VM (not using docker).

The...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 10-31-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
Streaming to Miniclient

So this thread has been pretty quiet last year or so but... with the prevent push flag set in the properties file, OpenDCT set to convert output to a compatible codec at a reasonable bit-rate, a...
Forum: SageTV Software 07-24-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,800
Posted By ojones
Report on recent Sony TVs for SageTV Miniclient

I know I'm going back to one of the earlier posts in this chain but I've had very good luck using recent Sony smart TVs running AndriodTV to run the mini client.

Our streams are care of Verizon...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-10-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
I am on day #3 after moving to ‘very fast’ and...

I am on day #3 after moving to ‘very fast’ and CRF 20 for OpenDCT /ffmpeg reatime transcoding settings. Reduction in file-size is 30-50% 7-11Mbps on average down from 12-16mbps. I am running my...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-07-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
Wayner - I think we share an interest in getting...

Wayner - I think we share an interest in getting opendct to compress 1080P a little more than the opendct defaults. Any suggestions on ffmpeg settings for me to try? Ifiddled with some obvious ones...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-07-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
I have no doubt I could get more compression out...

I have no doubt I could get more compression out of my file - to be honest I haven't played with the source files yet. My primary reason for running the real time transcode on the OpenDCT side of...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-07-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
My fix is to transcode ALL recordings during...

My fix is to transcode ALL recordings during recording via OpenDCT... before Sage gets it the stream is already 1080p h264 in a mpeg2 TS wrapper. This makes the stream digestible by the android...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-05-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
#[1] Above Fixed!

It appears that the commit to disable the 10Mbps threshold for no transcoding didn't make it into the windows installer until 9.1.8!!! I was on 9.1.7. On Narflex's advice I checked the version and...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-01-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
Re latency - on one link i have about 60ms to...

Re latency - on one link i have about 60ms to deal with which isn't pretty but should be acceptable once a stream starts playing. My other link is <10ms. Server side I am on fiber (gigabit /...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-01-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
Thanks wayner! I agree 4K will be the future but...

Thanks wayner! I agree 4K will be the future but my gut says the nvidia shield / miniclient will be the prevalent player as HD 200/300's expire given the codec support for playback will likely stay...
Forum: SageTV Github Development 01-01-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,301
Posted By ojones
Transcoding for miniclient users

I am cross-posting a comment I made in the Sage Github Issues list to see if anyone has any input. In order to make the android miniclient fully functional across fast WAN links (VPNs are easy these...
Forum: Hardware Support 12-30-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 340
Views: 72,184
Posted By ojones
Version Update

EnterNoEscape Thanks for continuing to support the WMC tuner / OpenDCT combination. We use a WMC extender paired with BM3000 to make a few channels work in our SageTV universe that keep the WAF...
Forum: SageTV Clients Development 12-23-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 966
Posted By ojones
Sage Miniclient on Android

I'm curious if Stuckless or anyone else on the forums knows whether the miniclient (placeshifter mode using push / fast wan) always selects the lowest (352x240) resolution?

So far I have...
Forum: SageTV Clients Development 10-25-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 13,987
Posted By ojones
I hate to say this but my smoothest control has...

I hate to say this but my smoothest control has been via a harmony remote via bluetooth/wifi. I need to fix a few button mappings but it just works...

Hate working with Harmony but it works...
Forum: SageTV for unRAID/Docker 10-16-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,295
Posted By ojones
Apologies for resurrecting an old thread but I am...

Apologies for resurrecting an old thread but I am trying to get sage server on linux fully functional in my production environment including DVD folder structure playback from windows clients.
...
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