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New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 7:57 am
by aamer
I am new user
i am still tying to understand how to configure my wdlive tv with wdlxtv.
i am getting the following error on most of the channels i try to play

"Unable to play the selected file. Please refer to the user manual for a list of supported file formats."

how can i resolve this issue.
i would also like to know what and where / what should i read to understand the workings and exploration of WDLXTV.

your help is appreciated

Aamer Sheikh

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 8:28 am
by Alicia
The FAQ and the WIKI are a good start for new users.

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 9:39 am
by recliq
...and what about telling us which files you can't play (or which plugin gives you problems, since you posted this in UMSP section) ?

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 10:01 am
by aamer
i am trying to play files in cartoon network and indian channals
they are not playing and am getting the following

"Unable to play the selected file. Please refer to the user manual for a list of supported file formats."

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 10:13 am
by recliq
Then please ask that question in the thread of the respecting plugin.
The plugins are add-ons provided by a many different developers, so posting in the plugin thread
has the best chances for getting some tips or solutions from the author or other users using this plugin.

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 10:32 am
by aamer
recliq wrote:Then please ask that question in the thread of the respecting plugin.
The plugins are add-ons provided by a many different developers, so posting in the plugin thread
has the best chances for getting some tips or solutions from the author or other users using this plugin.




the bigest question for me is how do i determine which plugin is needed?
how do i find what is missing & where to get it.

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 11:07 am
by eskay
hi aamer
before downloading a plugin readout the info in the plugin details or go to the plugin thread in th forum.
Like to use Indian TV you need plugin Dailymotion and youtube subscription.
Hope this help

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 11:11 pm
by mad_ady
@eskay: I have a suggestion to help with dependencies. In plugins which need external components (another plugin or an app.bin), inside _pluginMain() you can simply check for the file you're going to use. E.g:
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if(! -f "/tmp/umsp-plugins/dailymotion/dailymotion.php"){
   //return an error message onscreen
}

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Fri Nov 02, 2012 12:06 pm
by aamer
mad_ady wrote:@eskay: I have a suggestion to help with dependencies. In plugins which need external components (another plugin or an app.bin), inside _pluginMain() you can simply check for the file you're going to use. E.g:
Code: Select all
if(! -f "/tmp/umsp-plugins/dailymotion/dailymotion.php"){
   //return an error message onscreen
}



do i need to ssh or go through file manger to check this?

Re: New User Trying To Configure WDLXTV

PostPosted: Fri Nov 02, 2012 12:12 pm
by aamer
r there any video links how to configure wdlxtv 'cause i have checked on youtube and could not find anything worthwhile for configuring it. Its something stange 'cause there are millions of people like me who would love to understand how to hack this or similar devices. but unfortunately we get stuck with the technical terms. but if there are video's made like jailbreaking of iphone and lots of other stuff... then v r all set.

thanks and regards
aamer sheikh