March 2008 - Plex Blog

Archives March 2008

More Python goodness

| 25 Mar 2008 | by

I fixed a few more issues with Python, and now Apple Movies Trailers work! Browsing, playing, it all works. I did need to replace some of the Python libraries in the downloaded script with the OS X version. This raises...

Good news and bad news

| 22 Mar 2008 | by

The good news is that I’ve made substantial progress in getting Python to work in OSXBMC. The bad news? I’m now addicted to the Tetris script and likely won’t get much more work done this weekend. There are still some...

Family in Town

| 15 Mar 2008 | by

My dad has been in town for the last week, hence the lack of updates. I need a few days to take care of things that have fallen by the wayside, and then I’ll hop back in the fray. Apologies...

All checked in

| 10 Mar 2008 | by

If you want to build the source yourself, you should be able to replicate my latest build now. If you’re interested in helping out, let me know, as I have plenty of tasks I could use help with.

Some Thoughts on 1080p

| 08 Mar 2008 | by

After reading John’s excellent post over here, I got to thinking about 1080p content (or “difficult” content, really) and how we might be able to better handle it. To begin, let’s go over the numbers: A typical uncompressed 1080p frame...