UPnP media renderer in Linux Mint 13?

Questions about applications and software
Forum rules
Before you post please read this

UPnP media renderer in Linux Mint 13?

Postby weslowsk on Fri Nov 23, 2012 5:14 pm

Hi,

I've been looking for a media (video, audio, images) client to use on Linux Mint 13 to render the content from MediaTomb (which is hosted on a different server at home)...something similar to how my WD TV Live Plus device accesses the MediaTomb content and streams videos/music and displays photos.
So, I looked at VLC, which I thought would be the obvious choice. Nope, since under Service Discovery there is no uPNP option, as others have suggested...
I tried eezUPnP but that seems to be only good for audio.

Does anyone have a recommendation for a good way to access the UPnP content from my Linux Mint 13 system?

Thanks...
weslowsk
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 32
Joined: Wed Jun 23, 2010 1:06 am

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 

Re: UPnP media renderer in Linux Mint 13?

Postby Mandalus on Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:03 pm

Hi, have you ever managed to solve this issue? I'm using Playstation Media Server trying to do something similar for my linux mint 13 and PS3 but i cant seem to discover where I can get the Upnp runnning through my linux firewall. I cant detect my PS3 with PMS.
Mandalus
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:59 pm

Re: UPnP media renderer in Linux Mint 13?

Postby DrHu on Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:11 pm

https://linuxowns.wordpress.com/2008/06 ... om-ubuntu/
--does that method work: mount the drive with fuse file management

Mediatomb user experience, specific to Linux..
https://www.linux.com/learn/tutorials/5 ... -mediatomb
User avatar
DrHu
Level 16
Level 16
 
Posts: 6798
Joined: Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:20 pm


Return to Software & Applications

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Adsense [Bot] and 13 guests