PS3: DirecTV HMC Lite Server

Discussion in 'DIRECTV - HMC PC Playback Discussion (private)' started by Michael D'Angelo, Mar 20, 2008.

  1. Michael D'Angelo

    Michael D'Angelo Lifetime Achiever

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    Today is the first time I have turned my PS3 on in a while and I noticed under the list of PC's my PS3 has media share setup with it now list "DirecTV HMC Lite Server" three times. I am using PC Playback on three HR20's.

    When I click on them I get a error message that says "Media Server Error: A DLNA protocol error (4405) has occurred.".

    Does this mean that at some point we will be able to use PC playback through a PS3 too or is this just a problem?
     
  2. tfederov

    tfederov Well-Known Member

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    My guess is that the PS3 just sees it because it's on the network.
     
  3. Michael D'Angelo

    Michael D'Angelo Lifetime Achiever

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    Probably, but it would be awesome if it actually worked. I am wondering if it is early stages of MRV? I know the PS3 will not be a part of MRV but I am wondering if the HR20's have some software already for MRV and any networked unit like that will see the HR20's.
     
  4. Stuart Sweet

    Stuart Sweet The Shadow Knows!

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    Again, this is a WAG but I suspect that the HR20 publishing its presence was not completely intentional.
     
  5. RAD

    RAD Well-Known Member

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    Dripping...
    I've seen this on both my PS/3's since people started reporting that Windows/XP was seeing them in their network neighborhood.
     
  6. mhayes70

    mhayes70 New Member

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    That is what I am beginning to wonder and hope. :D
     

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