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    Media Center type app?

    I have a wireless NAS with all my divx movies on them.

    Is there an app I can install that will allow my wii to connect to the nas and play movies? (I have homebrew installed)

    Also how can I play DVD movies on the wii?

    Thanks.

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    I just installed it... its a streaming server.

    Im looking at a video right now and it looks like crap Its frame rate is way down and blocks everywhere

    Flash < MPEG4 (understatement)

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    Ok, try mplayer. I think it can load from USB, but I've never used it. I don't even know the supported filetypes.


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    ^^ What Ossot said, I use Mplayer CE to run videos and music from my NAS with SAMBA. It works but, lags on larger files.

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    Yeah, what they said

    I have a 360 as well as a wii...So that's never been a problem


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    Wow it even supports wifi, nice.

    I havent tried it yet, Im at work, will do so when I get home.

    Can anyone comment on its wifi streaming performance? What type of bitrate can it handle? I know that x.264 is too much to ask for the poor wii's wussy hardware, Im fine with that.

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