I was searching for the new Ajaxy Xbox media centre web interface, but came across documentation for the Xbox media centre's HTTPAPI. Which means I can completely control my xbox via a pipeline interface. However there are issues.
- Its all HTML
- Its not valid HTML
- It seems a little temperamental on Action commands
For example here's how to get what the Xbox is playing right now.
But it comes back like this.
<li>Filename:smb://stratrix/downloads/podcasts/The 1UP Show/041307.m4v
Although this is nasty, its still useful. How many media devices under your TV have some kind of API? How many devices around our house support some addressable API?