[ubuntu-uk] Anyway of downloading Iplayer?

LeeGroups mailgroups at varga.co.uk
Thu Feb 7 19:39:35 GMT 2008

>> A higher quality option would be to buy a cheap Freeview Playback box 
>> and replace the fixed hard drive with a hard drive caddy. Record the 
>> programmes then mount the hard drive on your local machine, then rip the 
>> MPEG2 stream file to whatever you fancy.
> My Freeview box (Humax 9200T) has an "odd" disk layout that isn't easily 
> mountable on Linux. YMMV.
> Cheers,
> Al.
But doesn't the Humax have a USB port which mounts like an external 

I'm pretty sure I read a while back of people plugging the Linksys NSLU 
slug NAS devices into Humax boxes, which with a big of fiddling, 
effectively put the recorded contents of the Humax onto a samba share on 
your network....

Nice :)

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