MediaFrontPage is a HTPC Web Program Organiser. Your HTPC utilises a number of different programs to do certain tasks. What MediaFrontPage does is creates a user specific web page that will be your nerve centre for everything you will need.
This version of MediaFrontPage is a modification of the Original that has got rid of the Frameset and added Dynamic Navigation Menu.
Click here to view it in action
MediaFrontPage can make use of, but is not limited to, the following projects:
MFP Original MFP Light Theme
XBMC Member DPickles XBMC MemberHernandito
Black Modern Glass Space 6
MediaFrontPage requires an Apache/PHP Webserver to be running on the machine or network and must have PHP Curl configured correctly.
This project is always being updated by like minded individuals and bugs will exist. If you find a bug or have an issue, please create a ticket @ MediaFrontPage Tickets, and include as much information as possible. If you have any comments or suggestions, please visit us at MediaFrontPages Original home @ XBMC's Forum.
1. SSH or Telnet into your computer - or simply press CTRL F2 and login with you user details.
2. Clone the Git to the required directory, XBMCLive and Ubuntu = /var/www.
sudo git clone git://github.com/DejaVu/mediafrontpage.git /var/www
3. Ensure file permissions allow your web server to write to the directory.
sudo chmod 777 /var/www/ -R
4. Install PHP-Curl
sudo apt-get install php5-curl
5. Browse to MFP and you shall be greeted with a server check to confirm all dependencies are met. If so, you will be allowed to continue to MFP's settings page to configure it according to your setup.
List of available Widgets 5th May 2011
- XBMC Control
- XBMC Library
- Coming Episodes
- Hard Drive Status
- Now Playing
- RSS Feed
- SabNZBd Status
- NZB Search
- TrakT Recommended
- JDownloader (WIP)
There is an Example widget inside the Widget folder that gives an idea on how to create your own.